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Scott Garson

Position: Practice Manager
Offices: Viaduct House, Carlisle
 
 
 

Scott’s role sits within the senior leadership and management team for Cartmell Shepherd. His day to day responsibilities include business strategy and planning , risk management and compliance alongside executive level strategic and operational tasks.

Reporting to the Managing Director, Scott is responsible for the strategic and operational management of all staff including the identification and implementation of best practice and is the point of contact for data protection and information security within the business.

About Scott

A former Army Officer, Scott joined Cartmell Shepherd in October 2012 following a 21 year career in the British Army. With a background in Engineering and Operations Management, he was educated in Carlisle before leaving to join the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers in 1991, where he stayed until joining Cartmells.

With over 18 years’ of experience in leadership roles, Scott has a real passion for the theory and practice of leadership and management.

He is a Chartered Manager (CMgr) and a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI). Scott holds a first class BA(Hons) in Business Leadership and Management from Newcastle Business School and is an Inspira Cumbria schools mentor and a registered mentor for the Chartered Management Institute.

Scott won the Northern Law Award 2017 for Law Practice Management.

Outside of work Scott is a rugby union referee, a qualified mountain leader and enjoys all aspects of keeping physically and mentally fit.

You can find Scott’s Linkedin profile here.

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Chancellor increases Living and Minimum wage rates

November 8th 2018

Scott Garson  Practice Manager Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced increases to the minimum wage rates. During his Budget speech, Mr Hammond said the National Living Wage will rise by 4.9%, from £7.83 to £8.21 from next April.  This amounts to a £690 annual pay increase for a full-time worker. These are…

Replacing Incumbent Systems with Proclaim Practice Management Solution to enhance efficiencies firm-wide

May 24th 2019

We are in the news this week!  Eclipse Legal Systems have written an article about the new legal software we are installing. Cartmells’ Practice Manager, Scott Garson talks about why we chose Proclaim Practise Management to take our productivity to the next level.  Eclipse Legal Systems, the Law Society Endorsed…

Business webinar to focus on working from home

November 16th 2020

The pros and cons of working from home will be the focus of a business webinar on Tuesday (November 17). With many businesses continuing to operate remotely due to Covid-19 restrictions, the NXT.V webinar will centre on how employers and employees are adapting to the changing work environment. The Working…