Blog: Good news for claimants in construction adjudication

The Inner House has agreed that unenforceable parts of an adjudicator’s decision can be ‘severed off’, write Fraser Hopkins and Jilly Petrie.

Published 30 July 2020

BTO trainee Emily Campbell wins Law Society's Innovation Cup

Great client communications can help strengthen solicitor-client relationships and minimise complaints. That’s the idea behind this year’s Innovation Cup winning entry.

Published 29 June 2020

BTO offers onlines wills and powers of attorney service

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the launch of a new online product for its wills & estates and family law clients. This artificial intelligence tool will ease the process for new clients seeking advice on their circumstances.

Published 14 May 2020

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

BTO offers free will consultation

BTO’s wills and estates team is offering a free 20-minute consultation and dedicated helpline to help people put their affairs in order in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 25 March 2020

BTO's Lynn Richmond braves the arctic in aid of Ayrshire Hospice

BTO partner Lynn Richmond is heading to northern Finland for five days to trek in the Arctic Circle in aid of Ayrshire Hospice.

Published 4 March 2020

BTO Solicitors sees decline in profits amid IT infrastructure investment

BTO Solicitors has seen a drop in profits after investing in its IT infrastructure, new accounts show.

Published 7 January 2020

Drew McCusker joins BTO's personal injury team

BTO has announced the appointment of solicitor Drew McCusker to its personal injury team. He will work alongside partner and solicitor advocate Stephen Bryceland.

Published 19 December 2019

Fraser Hopkins joins BTO's construction team

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of new partner Fraser Hopkins to its construction team.

Published 2 December 2019

BTO to headline sponsor Edinburgh Art Fair for third year

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced its sponsorship of the Edinburgh Art Fair (EAF) for the third consecutive year.

Published 19 September 2019

BTO welcomes seven new trainee solicitors

BTO Solicitors LLP welcomes seven new trainees to the firm this week, bringing its total number of trainees to 13.

Published 4 September 2019

BTO announces two new recruits for its family law team

BTO has announced the appointment of senior associate Morven Douglas and solicitor Brittany Thomas to its family law team.

Published 29 August 2019

BTO's Marion Davis becomes trustee of Edinburgh International Festival

BTO has announced that Marion Davis, a senior associate, has been appointed a member of the Edinburgh International Festival's newly remodelled board of trustees.

Published 23 August 2019

Solicitor advocate headcount at BTO reaches 20

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced that two of its associates have become solicitor advocates. This development brings the total number of solicitor advocates in the firm’s ADVantage Advocacy Service team to 20, the highest headcount in any firm in Scotland.

Published 21 August 2019

BTO appoints commercial litigation specialist Will Cole

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of Will Cole as a partner in its commercial litigation team in Edinburgh.

Published 19 July 2019