Valerie Armstrong-Surgenor: Our ‘cookie’ recipe to assist you with compliance

You visit a website; on the landing page, before you go any further, you are often asked to make decisions about ‘cookies’, quite often a slider to switch on or off. Some websites, however, don’t ask you to make any decisions and some do not even have a cookie policy. Does any of this all matter?

Published 9 September 2021

MacRoberts invests in workforce with qualifying trainees and commitment to Kickstart Scheme

Seven trainees at MacRoberts will remain with the firm and become newly qualified lawyers in September. 

Published 26 May 2021

MacRoberts focuses on agile working in Edinburgh office move

MacRoberts is moving to Grade A offices at 10 George Street, Edinburgh, which have been designed with a focus on agile working and collaboration between people and clients.

Published 12 May 2021

Gary Baines made partner at MacRoberts

MacRoberts has promoted Gary Baines to the partnership.

Published 4 May 2021

MacRoberts to take up new George Street premises in Edinburgh

MacRoberts is to take up new premises in Edinburgh in the coming months.

Published 28 April 2021

Kenny Scott joins MacRoberts in Edinburgh

MacRoberts has bolstered its employment team in Edinburgh with the appointment of senior associate Kenny Scott, who joins from Shoosmiths.

Published 18 January 2021

Two new appointments at MacRoberts

MacRoberts has promoted property lawyer Kyle Moir to the partnership and has also appointed private client specialist Chris Gardiner.

Published 12 October 2020

MacRoberts and French Duncan support Together Energy’s £14m acquisition

The corporate finance teams at MacRoberts and French Duncan have supported energy firm Together Energy in its £14 million acquisition of Bristol's residential customer base.

Published 9 September 2020

Michael Vaughan made senior associate at MacRoberts LLP

Michael Vaughan has been promoted to senior associate at MacRoberts LLP.

Published 3 September 2020

Murray Snell appoints Gail Clarke to estates team

Murray Snell, part of the MacRoberts Group, has appointed Gail Clarke in its estates, forestry, agriculture & renewables team.

Published 13 July 2020

MacRoberts committed to supporting clients during pandemic

MacRoberts has assembled a dedicated team of legal advisers to support clients and their families during the outbreak of coronavirus in the UK.

Published 26 March 2020

Stephen Cowan: Jurisdiction – a timely reminder for Heriot Watt University

Stephen Cowan takes a look at a recent case in which a Scottish university's claim against a student was dismissed due to lack of jurisdiction.

Published 19 March 2020

MacRoberts team highly commended at the British Legal Awards

MacRoberts has been recognised at the British Legal Awards for the third year running. The corporate finance team was awarded the ‘Highly Commended’ accolade in the M&A Team of the Year category at the ceremony in London.

Published 26 November 2019

Deals roundup

Published 15 November 2019

MacRoberts welcomes new clients amid rising profits

Independent commercial law firm MacRoberts has welcomed a number of new clients to the firm as a result of recent competitive tendering exercises.

Published 29 October 2019