Partners' CVs & Experience

Fergus Christie

Fergus Christie is one of the founding partners of Burnett Christie in 1993 which in 2004 became Burnett Christie Knowles McCourts (BCKM).

Fergus undertakes both criminal and civil court work.  He has extensive knowledge and a wide experience in both fields.

He speaks fluent French and frequently represents French Nationals.

Fergus is the vice chair and legal advisor to St Andrew’s Children’s Society which is an organisation dealing with fostering and adoption.


MA HONS French – University of St Andrews

LLB – University of Edinburgh

Diploma in Legal Practice 

Notary Public

Fields of Expertise

  • Adoption 
  • Child Law
  • Family Law
  • Litigation
  • Misuse of Drugs Act 
  • Road Traffic 
  • Criminal Defence Law