Compass Chambersannouncing thatDavid McNaughtanAndCraig MurrayThe Lord Advocate has appointed you to the position of crown counsel.Dorothy Bain, QC.

Mr Murray has already begun his appointment, and Mr McNaughtan begins in August.

They will not accept any instructions during their time as advocate deputies.

Compass practice managerGavin HerdWe congratulated Craig and David on their appointment and wish them every success in their new roles.