Elected: 2003
Discipline: Philosophy, Theology and Law
Lord David Hope of Craighead

Former Lord President

Dean of the Faculty of Advocates (1986-1989); Lord President of the Court of Session (1989-1996); a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary (1996-2009); Deputy President of the UK Supreme Court (2009-2013); Convenor of the Crossbench Peers (2015-2019); Chief Justice of the Abu Dhabi Global Market Courts (2015-).