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

BTO appoints Mark Colquhoun as senior associate in real estate team

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of Mark Colquhoun as a senior associate in its real estate team.

Published 25 June 2019

BTO to sponsor art exhibition at Edinburgh's Royal Botanic Garden

BTO Solicitors LLP is sponsoring an exhibition featuring works of art from the public collection owned by charity Art in Healthcare.

Published 4 June 2019

Jacqueline McCluskey made partner at BTO

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of Jacqueline McCluskey as a partner in the employment law team.

Published 13 May 2019

David Cairns: Candid Camera?

In the recent case of Jacqueline Shuttleton v Procurator Fiscal, Glasgow, the High Court of Justiciary clarified the its earlier dicta in Gubinas and Radavicius v HM Advocate in respect of the status of CCTV footage in criminal trials, writes David Cairns.

Published 7 May 2019

Two new partners among raft of promotions at BTO

Following BTO Solicitors LLP’s recent appointment of a new chairman and chief operating officer, the firm has announced a number of senior promotions. Two associates have been promoted to partner, fifteen have stepped up to senior associate level and a further two senior solicitors have been made associates.

Published 8 April 2019

New chairman and chief operating officer take the reins at BTO

BTO Solicitors LLP has appointed David Gibson as its new chairman, succeeding Alan Borthwick. As part of BTO’s new management structure, the firm has also announced its first chief operating officer.

Published 1 April 2019

Jonathan Tait: EU Copyright Directive – is this the answer or will it leave creatives worse off?

Jonathan Tait comments on a controversial EU directive aimed at protecting copyright holders.

Published 14 February 2019

Jonathan Tait: Reputation protection in the age of social media and fake news

Jonathan Tait explains how firms can safeguard their reputations in the age of social media and fake news.

Published 13 February 2019