Heather is a Partner working in succession, trust and tax law. She is qualified as a solicitor in Scotland and in England and Wales. Heather deals with UK tax and estate planning for individuals, trusts and family businesses, tax aspects of property transactions and residence, domicile and private international law matters.

Heather worked in London after qualifying as a solicitor in England before joining W & J Burness where she was a partner from 1992-1997. Heather has been qualified as a solicitor in Scotland since 1992 and a Partner of Turcan Connelll since 1997. She is a member of the Law Society of Scotland's Trust and Succession Law Reform Sub Committee, and is a member of STEP.