appointments



Great Scots! Lord Hodge named Deputy President of the Supreme Court

Lord Hodge has been appointed Deputy President of the Supreme Court, meaning the UK's two most senior judges are Scottish.

Published 27 January 2020

Katherine Irvine joins Lindsays' employment team

Katherine Irvine has joined Lindsays’ employment team in Edinburgh.

Published 27 January 2020

Julie Devlin appointed as of counsel to firm’s finance team

CMS has announced the appointment of Julie Devlin, who joins the firm’s finance practice group as an of counsel. She will be based in Glasgow.

Published 27 January 2020

Aberdein Considine promotes legal specialists as growth continues

Aberdein Considine has appointed a new partner and senior associate.

Published 24 January 2020

Trio promoted at Miller Hendry

Tayside-based Miller Hendry has started the New Year with the promotion of three key staff members.

Published 21 January 2020

Dr Alistair Fraser named new director of Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research

Dr Alistair Fraser has taken over as the new director of the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research.

Published 21 January 2020

Four new appointments at Vialex

Vialex has appointed four new lawyers as it prepares for a year of expansion.

Published 17 January 2020

Rooney Nimmo appoints Scott Nelson as partner in Edinburgh and London

International corporate law firm Rooney Nimmo has announced that Scott Nelson has joined the firm as a partner, based in its London and Edinburgh offices.

Published 17 January 2020

Harper Macleod wins role to advise Scotland's biggest landowner

Harper Macleod has won a competitive tender to be appointed as principal adviser to Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS), the country’s biggest landowner, on a wide range of legal services.

Published 16 January 2020

Gareth Oldale named head of privacy and cybersecurity at TLT

TLT has announced Gareth Oldale as its head of privacy and cybersecurity.

Published 16 January 2020

Addleshaw Goddard appoints Robert Phillips as legal director

Addleshaw Goddard has appointed Robert Phillips as a legal director.

Published 14 January 2020

Scott Lindsay appointed to Law Society senior leadership team

Scott Lindsay has joined the Law Society of Scotland as executive director of finance and operations.

Published 14 January 2020

Lord Reed becomes first Scottish President of the Supreme Court

Lord Reed has been installed as the new President of the Supreme Court.

Published 13 January 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn appoints renewables project specialist

Real estate and renewables specialist Richard Turnbull has joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as a partner, bringing 14 years’ expertise to the firm’s clean energy and real estate teams.

Published 13 January 2020

Anna Poole QC installed as a Senator of the College of Justice

The Supreme Courts have welcomed a “major asset” to the bench, with the installation of Lady Poole.

Published 10 January 2020