Hugh Short


Hugh graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1974 and was assumed as a Partner at Ross & Connel in 1980. He has been instrumental in the growth of the Firm over the years and now has over 45 years’ experience advising clients in relation to conveyancing, commercial property, business law and private client services.

Hugh lives locally and has considerable local knowledge. He was formerly a Non-executive Director of the Edinburgh Solicitors Property Centre and Dean of the local Faculty of Solicitors. He is also a Notary Public.

Over the years Hugh has been actively involved in several local charities and organisations, including The Rotary Club, Dunfermline Round Table and St Margaret’s Church Parish Council.

Hugh has four adult children and in his spare time enjoys spending time with his wife and family, including three grandchildren.