Empowering workplaces to be inclusive, productive, healthy & fair

We are a team of specialist Human Resources & Organisational Development professionals who enable you and your team to identify, resolve and recover from conflict or challenging situations as well as facilitating teams to improve organisational performance.

We are based in Edinburgh however we work throughout Scotland, the UK and beyond as needed.

Our focus is on “Creating Environments where People and Teams Thrive”

"Went Beyond The Remit"

"The team's investigation reports were superb. They went beyond the remit to provide us with further insight and recommendations to the organisation.

The partnership working with my HR team was excellent and employees respected their neutral/independent role, which was an unexpected bonus!"

"Professional Approach"

"The team helped my organisation through a grievance. Throughout the whole process the professional approach which the team undertook was exceptional. They took a very professional approach and the reports submitted to myself during and at the end were of a very high standard and much more in-depth than I expected.

Would highly recommend and would use again if needed!"

"Solution Driven"

"It was a pleasure to work with Dorothy Mckinney Limited on a number of Human Resource/Industrial relations matters.

Their pragmatic, commercial and solution-driven approach was notable."

"Expert Advice"

"I very much appreciated Dorothy McKinney Limited's expert advice and assistance in dealing with some recent HR issues. Their empathic approach put all parties at ease, diffusing a potentially tense situation.

The investigation reports were meticulous, while their recommendations led to resolution avoiding external proceedings."


"Dorothy Mckinney Limited helped our organisation with support for the appeal panel.

Their support service was very professional and personable. I can describe the quality of service and our experience with one word..."Excellent". I can highly recommend the team at Dorothy Mckinney Limited."

"Ensures a fair outcome at all times!"

"Dorothy Mckinney Limited have undertaken a number of specific projects from me which related to a sensitive employee and board member matters.

At all times they displayed the highest levels of professionalism, always getting to the root cause of the issue. They have on every occasion suggested sensible and pragmatic solutions which have ultimately assisted us to resolve the matters and move forward. The associate is very skilled at gaining the trust of employees which ensures a fair outcome at all times."