Nine-partner boost for Brodies

Brodies LLP has welcomed nine new partners, among whom are four internal promotees and five lateral hires.

Published 4 May 2021

Iain Penman: Minimal Asset Process (MAP) bankruptcy in Scotland

Iain Penman explains the advantages and disadvantages of a Minimal Asset Process (MAP) bankruptcy in Scotland.

Published 28 April 2021

Iain Penman: Permanent changes to Scotland’s bankruptcy laws following Covid-19

Iain Penman discusses the changes to Scotland's bankruptcy laws in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 14 April 2021

Alastair Shepherd recalls halcyon days of traineeship as 40 years in law come to a close

Alastair K Shepherd reflects on the traineeship he began in 1981 as he retires this month, having spent four decades in the law.

Published 13 April 2021

Kate McLeish: Relinquishment and assignation of 1991 Act tenancies

The Tenant Farming Commissioner (TFC) has published a guide to Relinquishment and Assignation (R&A). Kate McLeish explains the details.

Published 8 April 2021

Triple appointment to Brodies LLP planning law team

Planning lawyers Sarah Stewart, Kendra Richardson and George Sismey-Durrant have joined Brodies LLP.

Published 24 March 2021

Nick Scott re-elected to serve second term as Brodies’ managing partner

Nick Scott, managing partner at Brodies LLP, has been re-elected to serve a second term in the role.

Published 11 January 2021

New accreditations underline family expertise at Brodies

Two family lawyers at Brodies LLP have received Law Society of Scotland accreditations.

Published 23 November 2020

Brodies moves up four places in Social Mobility Employer Index

Brodies LLP has been ranked 24 in the Social Mobility Employer Index 2020, the leading authority on employer best practice.

Published 13 November 2020

Decade of continued growth marks new record for Brodies

Brodies LLP has continued to make progress for the year to 30 April 2020, reporting a seven per cent increase in turnover to £82.0m (2018/19: £76.9m). This amounts to 20 per cent growth in the last two years and marks the tenth consecutive year of progress for the firm.

Published 4 August 2020

Ross Gardiner: Carbon capture and storage – the new normal on the UK Continental Shelf?

In this protracted period of societal and economic uncertainty, one thing seems certain – change is coming for the North Sea, writes Ross Gardiner.

Published 31 July 2020

Brodies underlines commitment to Highlands with double appointment

Brodies LLP has appointed specialist private client and family lawyers, underlining its commitment to growth in the Highlands and Islands.

Published 15 July 2020

Murray family serves up ace new ‘safe distance’ training programmes with Brodies

Brodies LLP has joined forces with the Judy Murray Foundation to help get tennis enthusiasts and aspiring players safely back on court. 

Published 11 June 2020

Brodies launches virtual training for newly qualified solicitors across Scotland

Brodies LLP has launched a training programme that aims to give all newly qualified solicitors across Scotland access to quality learning opportunities and to connect with industry peers.

Published 1 June 2020

Virtual Sheriff Court gets off to a positive start

A lawyer in Scotland's first virtual Sheriff Court hearing has praised the process and suggested areas where it can improve.

Published 13 May 2020