Gwen obtained an upper second degree in law with Honours from Glasgow University in 1997 and then completed her Diploma in Legal Practice in 1998.
Gwen completed her legal traineeship in 2000 with a high-profile criminal defence firm. She has always worked in private practice specialising in criminal defence work.
She has represented clients in all types of criminal cases and has been involved in dealing with a large number of cases involving the most serious crimes including a significant number of murder trials
Gwen is well recognised for her extremely detailed and thorough preparation, ensuring that her clients obtain the best possible outcomes.