Member, House of Lords.
Lord (Jim) Wallace has 35 years of Parliamentary service as an MP, MSP and Peer. He held ministerial office as Deputy First Minister of Scotland, Justice Minister and Enterprise & Lifelong Learning Minister. An advocate and QC, he was Advocate General for Scotland and Deputy Leader of the House of Lords in the UK Coalition Government. Jim stood down as Leader of the Lib Dem Peers in 2016, but retains an interest in human rights and constitutional issues in the Lords. He chairs the Regulation Board of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, and the Trustee Board of the international charity, Reprieve. For recreation, he sings in St Magnus Cathedral Choir, and occasionally is found on a golf course.
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