Stephen O’Rourke is an advocate and a Member of the Institute of Chartered Arbitrators. He formerly wrote a regular column for The Scotsman and has written for The Guardian, Caledonian Mercury and Think Scotland websites. In 2012 he won a short story competition run by The Daily Telegraph, which proved to be the basis for The Crown Agent.
Stephen O’Rourke QC has been elected Keeper of the Library at the Faculty of Advocates. Stephen came top of the poll in a four-way contest to succeed Mungo Bovey QC, who has stepped down after serving in the role for more than 12 years. The Keeper is responsible for the Advocates' Library, and chairs the Curators of the Library and the Abbotsford Joint Collections management committee.
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