Lord Keen of Elie QC, Advocate General for Scotland and Lords Spokesperson for the MoJ
Lord Keen has represented various UK Government interests in high profile and complex court cases in the UK Supreme Court and in Strasbourg. He led on the devolution aspects of R (Miller) v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union. In addition, he has been regularly instructed in the Commercial Court, in the Inner House (the Court of Appeal in Scotland) and in the UK Supreme Court in a range of Commercial and Public Law cases. He also served as Dean of the Faculty of Advocates (leader of the Scottish Bar) from 2000 until 2014.