Donna Brennan joins BTO as legal director

Donna Brennan has joined BTO Solicitors legal director in its Raeburn Hope office in Helensburgh.

Published 21 July 2021

Specialist accreditations awarded for BTO lawyers

Lynne Cardow, a partner at BTO Solicitors LLP, has been awarded specialist accreditation in professional negligence by the Law Society of Scotland and is one of only 10 Scottish solicitors to hold this accreditation.

Published 13 July 2021

Paul Motion: European Commission approves post-Brexit data protection regime – but UK is put on probation

The UK's data protection regime has been given a pass by the EU, for now. Paul Motion explains the details.

Published 29 June 2021

BTO launches free Fertility Law Advice Service

BTO has announced the launch of its free Fertility Law Advice Service for couples and individuals who are embarking on their fertility treatment journey.

Published 11 June 2021

New chairman eyes growth for outsourced data protection officer provider

Really Good Data Protection (RGDP LLP) has capped the recruitment of three new data protection officers during the last quarter of its financial year by announcing changes to its management team.

Published 26 May 2021

Caroline Carr joins small group of employment law experts

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced that Caroline Carr, partner and head of the firm’s employment law team, has been accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in employment law for the fifth consecutive time in her career, having first received the accreditation in 2001. 

Published 21 April 2021

BTO’s Laura Salmond gains specialist employment law accreditation

BTO's Laura Salmond has been accredited as an employment law specialist by the Law Society of Scotland.

Published 16 March 2021

BTO appoints Gregor Mitchell head of Edinburgh private client team

BTO has appointed Gregor Mitchell as head of its private client team based in Edinburgh to further enhance the firm’s legal services provided to individuals.

Published 8 March 2021

BTO announces appointment of commercial litigation partner Angus Wood

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of Angus Wood to its commercial dispute resolution practice.

Published 22 February 2021

Social housing litigation expert Stephen Humphreys joins BTO

BTO has announced the appointment of social housing litigation specialist Stephen Humphreys as a consultant.

Published 10 November 2020

Michael Cox: Is the New Deal for Consumers the next GDPR?

Corporate lawyer Michael Cox examines the latest EU update of consumer protection rules.

Published 30 September 2020

Paul Motion: Vigilante live stream case leaves reputational questions unanswered

Paul Motion considers live streaming where the individual is innocent.

Published 15 September 2020

Michael Cox joins BTO as senior associate

BTO Solicitors has announced the appointment of senior associate and corporate lawyer Michael Cox.

Published 11 September 2020

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