Lord Mackay of Drumadoon

Donald Mackay

Donald Mackay

Party

Crossbench

Address as

Lord Mackay

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353

Biography

Lords career

Lord Advocate 1995-97; Government Spokesperson for Legal Affairs and for the Home and Scottish Offices 1995-97; Opposition Spokesperson for: Constitutional Affairs, Scotland 1997-2000, Home Affairs 1997-2000, Lord Advocate's Department 1997-99; Lord of Appeal 2000-09; As a senior member of the judiciary, disqualified from participation 2009-

Councils, public bodies

Member, Criminal Injuries Compensation Board 1989-95

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Mackay of Drumadoon, of Blackwaterfoot in the District of Cunninghame 1995