About Us

Ferguson & Company  

Solicitors & Notaries Public


We are a firm of Solicitors which has been at the heart of the Stranraer community for nearly 70 years. Ferguson & Company started in the 1950's and, after rebranding in 2000, we are proud to continue to provide advice and assistance to the people, executors, farmers, companies and extensive business community within Stranraer and beyond.

We are a progressive thinking Firm with a substantial client base - and we work very hard to keep it that way. We endeavour to deliver an outstanding service to all our clients by establishing a close working relationship and aim to provide our clients with the very best legal advice and guidance. We aim to offer a fast and efficient service to clients either personally, over the telephone or by email.

We cover all areas of Scots Law. We offer a full property service and assist private individuals and businesses alike in the purchase and sale of residential, commercial and agricultural property. In addition to this we offer a full court service, providing advice on all criminal and civil court matters. Ferguson & Company conduct business in the Sheriff Courts of Stranraer, Kirkcudbright, Dumfries, Ayr and elsewhere throughout Scotland. As well as this, we assist Counsel in the Court of Session and Appeal Court in Edinburgh and the High Court of Justiciary in Glasgow.

Our offices are located above the old Clydesdale Bank right in the heart of Stranraer's town centre. Free parking is conveniently located to the rear of our offices at Hanover Square Car Park. Home visits are also available for those who are unable to attend an appointment at our offices.

We are open and approachable and strongly believe in offering advice that is clear and straight forward. We look forward to welcoming you to our service. For more information on our extensive range of services or would like to discuss any matter, please get in touch.


Partners and Solicitors:


Paul Feeney – LLB Dip L.P N.P

Senior Partner

Paul qualified from the University of Dundee in 1992. He gained experience in a busy litigation firm in Glasgow before coming to the Stranraer area in 1993. He has been actively involved with the local community for many years and...

Nyree Douglas – LLB (Hons) Dip L.P N.P


Nyree Douglas is Head of our Conveyancing Department. She is a native of Stranraer. She qualified from the University Of Glasgow School Of Law in 2014, and thereafter completed her traineeship with a local firm, working in general practice. She...

Gregor Feeney – LLB Dip L.P N.P


Gregor was born and bred in Stranraer before moving to Ayr with his parents at age 11. He attended Aberdeen University attaining his LLB in 2015 before moving on to Strathclyde for the Diploma. Gregor has a keen interest in...




Christine Fox

Executry - Paralegal - Cashier

Christine is a local individual who is actively involved in the local Business Community having ran her own Bar & Restaurant until 2017 and remains a Trustee with Stranraer Development Trust. She started her career with the firm in 1990...

Our hard working support staff:


Abbie Henry

Legal Secretary


Christine Corbett

Legal Secretary


Kalli Greer

Legal Secretary