Raft of spring promotions at BTO

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced six promotions comprising four new senior associates and two associates.

Published 2 April 2020

Dundee's Professor Nicholas Fyfe made fellow of Academy of Social Sciences

The University of Dundee’s Professor Nicholas Fyfe has been made a fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in recognition of the impact of his work on policing research.

Published 2 April 2020

David Bartos and Dr Gillian Black appointed to Scottish Law Commission

David Bartos and Dr Gillian Black have been appointed commissioners of the Scottish Law Commission.

Published 1 April 2020

Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace promotes Allan Mackenzie to associate

Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace (RCC&W) has promoted Allan Mackenzie to associate solicitor.

Published 1 April 2020

Weightmans launches private client practice with appointment of Noel Ferry

Weightmans has opened a new private client practice in Scotland with the appointment of family law specialist Noel Ferry to its Glasgow team, expanding its cross-border offering.

Published 1 April 2020

Robin Macpherson appointed temporary auditor of Court of Session

The Lord President has appointed Robin Macpherson as temporary auditor of the Court of Session for 12 months from 1 April 2020.

Published 31 March 2020

Gilson Gray acquires Wallace and Co Property Management in Dundee

Gilson Gray has merged with Dundee property firm, Wallace and Co Property Management.

Published 31 March 2020

Jamie Foulis gains Law Society specialist accreditation

Balfour and Manson's Jamie Foulis has been accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in regulation of professional conduct law.

Published 31 March 2020

Sheriff Aisha Anwar appointed Sheriff Principal

Aisha Anwar has been appointed sheriff principal for the South Strathclyde, Dumfries and Galloway Sheriffdom and will take up her appointment on Wednesday.

Published 30 March 2020

Fran Ennis joins Bellwether Green as head of litigation and regulation

Bellwether Green has announced the appointment of Fran Ennis as head of litigation and regulation.

Published 30 March 2020

Burges Salmon appoints Katie Russell partner in Edinburgh

As part of Burges Salmon’s annual partner promotions, this year sees six appointments across the firm, including Edinburgh-based Katie Russell in its employment team.

Published 27 March 2020

Vlad Valiente appointed SOLAR president

The Society of Local Authority Lawyers and Administrators (SOLAR) has appointed Vlad Valiente as its new president.

Published 26 March 2020

Gillespie Macandrew promotes three to partner

Gillespie Macandrew has promoted three experienced lawyers to its partnership. Eilidh Adams, Simon Williams and Gillian Wright, former legal directors at the firm, will join with immediate effect having advanced through the firm's training academy.  

Published 24 March 2020

Timothy Young appointed deputy editor of Session Cases

Ampersand Advocates' Timothy Young has been appointed deputy editor of Session Cases, the Scottish Council of Law Reporting has announced.

Published 18 March 2020

Amy McVey joins Burges Salmon in Edinburgh

Burges Salmon continues to grow in Scotland as Amy McVey joins the firm’s banking team as a director.

Published 12 March 2020