Ronald Wadsworth graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 1968 with a degree in Law. He has worked as a commercial and private client solicitor. He currently serves as a consultant to Ledingham Chalmers, Aberdeen. He was formerly a partner of local firm Stronachs and has wide experience of advising a range of local enterprises and private clients.

Ronald is the Secretary and treasurer of the Charles Murray Memorial Fund; a fund that was set up to celebrate the work of the author and poet Charles Murray after his death.