The Right Hon Lord Mulholland (Frank Mulholland)


Lord Mulholland was appointed as a judge of the Supreme Courts in May 2016. 

He graduated in law at Aberdeen University (1981) and also graduated with a masters degree in business administration at Edinburgh University (1997). 

He was appointed as the Solicitor General for Scotland in 2007 and the Lord Advocate in 2011. 

He has wide experience including having been Procurator Fiscal in Edinburgh, Area Procurator Fiscal for Lothian and Borders, Crown Counsel and Senior Crown Counsel. 

He has dealt with the most challenging and high profile cases as a prosecutor and has appeared in the appellate courts, including a full bench of the Appeal Court and in the UK Supreme Court.