Claire McGinnis

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Claire McGinnis is a Senior Solicitor in the University of Dundee’s Legal team. Claire is responsible for assisting the University in managing legal risks and works closely with a number of directorates across the University, with a particular focus on international and contractual matters. Key projects to date include:

  1. The implementation of standard contracts for international collaborations.
  2. The implementation of new student terms and conditions.
  3. Updating the constitutional agreements for the establishment of the Academic Health Science Partnership in Tayside (AHSP).  

Claire is a qualified solicitor and a member of the Law Society of Scotland.


Claire joined the University in 2017 having worked as a corporate and commercial solicitor in Aberdeen for over 4 years advising clients on a broad range of matters including drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, advising individuals, corporate bodies and institutions on mergers & acquisitions, business start-ups & reorganisations, banking & finance and intellectual property matters.  Claire also has experience in advising clients on constitutional issues and corporate governance.