Meet The Team

Meet the team at Hughes Shaughnessy McFarlane.

Paul Hughes

Paul Hughes
Director / Senior Solicitor
0141 636 5115
paulhughes@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Paul.

Paul has been a solicitor for around 40 years and has been a Partner for over 30. He has an eye for detail and a knack for knowing what to do every time. As well as Conveyancing matters, Paul is particularly interested in Guardianship applications and helping families who require assistance within this area.

Mudassar Rafi

Mudassar Rafi
Trainee Solicitor
0141 636 5115
mudassar@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Mudassar.

Mudassar joined us in early 2018 having completed his legal studies at the University of Dundee and University of Strathclyde. As well as dealing with Conveyancing transactions, he has a keen interest in our family law matters.

Rae Fleming

Rae Fleming
Legal Secretary
0141 649 9772
rae@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

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Rae has lived in the South Side of Glasgow for her whole life and has worked in legal services in excess of 40 years. She has been Ian’s Legal Secretary for 26 years so it’s fair to say she knows how to make sure a transaction goes as smoothly as it can.

Ian McFarlane

Ian McFarlane
Director / Senior Solicitor
0141 649 9772
ian@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Ian.

Ian has been a solicitor for over 30 years and is also a Conveyancing tutor at the University of Strathclyde to Diploma students. He is our expert on all commercial property matters from portfolio sales to commercial leasing contracts.

Libby Docherty

Libby Docherty
Legal Secretary
0141 649 9772
libby@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Libby.

Libby has worked in legal services for over 30 years. She has experience of working in conveyancing transactions as well as having a great deal of experience in supporting court proceedings. She is an invaluable asset to our full service function.

Sharon Barclay
Money Laundering Officer
0141 636 5115
sharon@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Sharon.

Sharon joined us in Spring of 2018 and has provided us with invaluable administrative support whilst spearheading our compliance with Money Laundering Regulations. Her years of experience in similar roles has helped our business a great deal.

Adam Bennett

Adam Bennett
Trainee Solicitor
0141 649 9772
adam@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Adam.

Adam has been with us since summer 2017 having completed his studies at the University of Aberdeen and Strathclyde. Adam takes a very hands-on approach for the Conveyancing transactions from our Kings Park office but is also developing a particular expertise in Private Client matters, specifically in managing executries.

Margaret McGuire

Margaret McGuire
Legal Secretary / Cashier
0141 636 5115
margaret@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Margaret.

Margaret has been with our company since she was 17 years old so it’s fair to say she epitomises the company culture. As well as her Legal Secretary duties she is our cashier and therefore your goto for any financial matters.

Shauna Taylor

Shauna Taylor
Legal Secretary
0141 636 5115
shauna@hsmsolicitors.co.uk

Find out more about Shona.

Shauna has been a Legal Secretary for almost 40 years and could spend all day chatting with our clients. She will usually be your first port of call for all matters in the Shawlands office.