Alisdair Matheson becomes first lawyer president of 138-year-old Insurance & Actuarial Society of Glasgow

Alisdair Matheson, an insurance and risk partner with Brodies LLP, has been appointed president of the Insurance & Actuarial Society of Glasgow (IASG) – the first lawyer to take up the position in the body's 138-year history.

Published 4 June 2019

Brodies’ infrastructure team secures key project appointments

Brodies LLP has been appointed to advise hub South East Scotland Limited on a number of primary and secondary school projects in East Lothian, West Lothian and Edinburgh.

Published 4 June 2019

Peter Begbie: Legally binding contracts – more than meets the eye

Agreements between businesses and individuals occur on a daily basis, but what does it take to make them legally binding? Peter Begbie explains.

Published 31 May 2019

Brodies wins WWL’s Scotland Law Firm of the Year award

Brodies LLP has been named Scotland Law Firm of the Year for an eighth consecutive year at the Who’s Who Legal Awards.

Published 21 May 2019

Brodies unveils six new partners in latest round of appointments and promotions

Brodies has unveiled six new partners as a result of its latest round of promotions.

Published 2 May 2019

Jamie Dunne: Competition crackdown – five lessons for construction businesses

Given a number of Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) accusations against key suppliers to the construction sector, Jamie Dunne from Brodies has looked into the issue in more detail.

Published 24 April 2019

Double partner appointment for Brodies in Aberdeen

Brodies LLP has appointed two new partners in its Aberdeen office.

Published 8 April 2019

Craig Asbury: Disclosure in the age of #MeToo

The recent high ­profile ­sexual harassment ­cases in the media, and the growing momentum of the #MeToo ­movement, has prompted closer examination of how businesses are responding to such incidents in the workplace, writes Craig Asbury.

Published 26 March 2019

Brodies lawyer dons his dancing shoes

A real estate lawyer from Brodies is set to take part in this year’s (A Little Less) Strictly competition, a key fundraiser for the Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow.

Published 12 March 2019

Brodies named legal team of the year at Scottish Property Awards

Brodies LLP has been named legal team of the year at the 6th annual Scottish Property Awards.

Published 1 March 2019

Katie Spearman: Hermes agrees new ‘self-employed plus’ status with GMB Union

In the latest development concerning employment status and the rights of those working in the ‘gig economy’, courier giant Hermes has reached agreement with the GMB Union to offer its couriers the option of being classified as ‘self-employed plus’, writes Katie Spearman.

Published 21 February 2019

Garry Sturrock: Toughening stance on prosecution of domestic abuse

Garry Sturrock looks at the effects Scotland's new domestic abuse legislation will have on the law.

Published 8 February 2019

Christine O’Neill re-elected for third term as Brodies’ chairman

Brodies LLP chairman, Christine O’Neill has been re-elected to serve a third consecutive term in the role.

Published 8 January 2019