Laura Dunlop QC appointed President of the Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland

Laura Dunlop QC has been named as the new President of the Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland.

Published 10 October 2019

Gillespie Macandrew appoints five newly qualified solicitors

Gillespie Macandrew has announced the appointment of Isla Fern, Conner McConnell, Katie McCormack, Nicola Whyte and Rachael Church as solicitors following their completion of the firm's trainee programme.

Published 9 October 2019

DWF appoints senior insurance litigation Lynne Macfarlane as director

Global legal business DWF has announced the appointment of senior insurance litigator Lynne Macfarlane as a director in its Scottish insurance practice.

Published 8 October 2019

Promotions and appointments at Stuart & Stuart Solicitors

Stuart & Stuart Solicitors, Edinburgh, Bonnyrigg and Penicuik has announced a number of staff promotions and new appointments.

Published 2 October 2019

New solicitors join Lindsays

Lindsays has welcomed two new solicitors to its private client team.

Published 2 October 2019

Aberdeen private client specialist brings 40 years’ experience to Shepherd and Wedderburn

Private client specialist George Stevenson has joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as a consultant, bringing more than 40 years’ expertise across the spectrum of personal legal and tax matters to the firm and its clients.

Published 1 October 2019

Ross Taylor joins Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP

Construction specialist Ross Taylor has joined Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP as partner.

Published 1 October 2019

TLT elects John Wood as managing partner

UK law firm TLT has elected its first new managing partner in 19 years, with corporate head John Wood winning support from the firm's partnership.

Published 1 October 2019

Burges Salmon continues growth in Scotland with appointment of Stuart McMillan

Burges Salmon has appointed Stuart McMillan as a partner in its banking team in Edinburgh.

Published 1 October 2019

Katharine Hardie made chair of Pinsent Masons in Scotland and Northern Ireland

A leading property lawyer has been appointed head of Pinsent Masons’ Scottish and Northern Irish operations.

Published 30 September 2019

Kenny Henderson joins CMS

CMS has announced the appointment of Kenny Henderson as a partner in the litigation and arbitration practice. Mr Henderson is an English-law qualified litigator, who’s hire significantly strengthens CMS’ contentious offering in Scotland.

Published 30 September 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn announces six associate promotions

Shepherd and Wedderburn has promoted six solicitors to associate in its latest round of internal promotions, four of whom joined the firm as trainees.

Published 30 September 2019

Simon Hayes appointed chief executive to HM Land Registry

Simon Hayes has today been appointed as the new chief land registrar and chief executive of HM Land Registry.

Published 25 September 2019

Solicitors promoted to associate at Balfour and Manson

Balfour and Manson has promoted two lawyers to associate: Scott Clair, a solicitor within the litigation team in Edinburgh, and Sophie Hamilton Pike, a family law team solicitor in Aberdeen.

Published 23 September 2019

Road Traffic Accident Law (Scotland) welcomes new trainees

Robert Gordon University graduate Jamie McGill and University of Glasgow graduate Corinne Skelton have commenced their two-year traineeships with Road Traffic Accident Law (Scotland) LLP.

Published 20 September 2019