Dentons appoints Claire Armstrong as Scotland managing partner

Dentons has appointed Claire Armstrong to the newly-created role of Scotland managing partner.

Published 26 February 2021

Dentons to raise fee-earner salaries

Dentons is to move forward with backdated salary raises for its UK fee-earners from March, The Lawyer reports.

Published 22 February 2021

Dentons to host virtual Burns Supper

Global law firm Dentons is set to hold its Burns Supper virtually this evening, with the event featuring a number of the firm’s client-produced brands with a "Dentons Burns Night in a box".

Published 28 January 2021

Dentons roles in Scotland at risk

Two roles at Dentons in Scotland are at risk of being lost, as the firm begins a UK-wide redundancy consultation.

Published 26 November 2020

Dentons announces combination with Tanzanian firm

Dentons has announced proposals to combine with Tanzanian law firm, East African Law Chambers (EALC), as part of its plans to become a leading pan-African law firm.

Published 22 September 2020

Dentons launches ‘The Big Blether’ event series in Scotland

Dentons is hosting a new series of events in Scotland entitled "The Big Blether" which will be dedicated to the issues that matter to its clients and communities.

Published 18 September 2020

Blog: Supreme Court heralds new approach to restrictive covenants

Fiona Caldow and Gareth Hale consider a recent decision by the Supreme Court on restrictive covenants in restraint of trade.

Published 9 September 2020

Alison Bryce: Premium products face no-deal threat

Alison Bryce considers the uncertainty for the Scottish food and drink industry in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Published 9 September 2020

Dentons to close Aberdeen and Watford offices

Dentons is to close its Aberdeen and Watford offices, with lawyers and staff set to work from home permanently.

Published 13 July 2020

Dentons hires Brian Hutcheson as partner in Glasgow

Dentons has hired Brian Hutcheson as a partner in its UK real estate practice. Mr Hutcheson will be based in the firm's Glasgow office and joins from Morton Fraser where he has been a partner since 2006.

Published 1 May 2020

Blog: First Scottish Electronic Communications Code decision highlights telecommunications operators’ advantage

The first Scottish court decision on the Electronic Communications Code, which was introduced to the UK under the Digital Economy Act 2017, has been issued. It highlights the increase in power that telecommunications operators are now enjoying, write Gareth Hale and Sarah Peock.

Published 25 March 2020

Dentons’ Rachel Dunn appointed chair of Women in Property’s Central Scotland branch

Rachel Dunn has been appointed chair of Women in Property's Central Scotland branch for 2020/21.

Published 27 February 2020

Dentons expands to Ireland with opening of Dublin office

Global law firm Dentons has become the latest firm to expand into Ireland with the appointment of two partners from Irish law firms William Fry and Matheson.

Published 9 January 2020

Dentons advises Score Group on £120 million sale

Dentons has advised Charles Ritchie's Testamentary Trust, the majority shareholder of global energy services engineering business Score Group, on its £120 million sale to private equity firm SCF Partners.

Published 8 January 2020