Shepherd and Wedderburn



Shepherd and Wedderburn's Lorna Brown receives STEP Excellence Award

Lorna Brown, a solicitor in Shepherd and Wedderburn’s private client team, has received an Excellence Award from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) after achieving the highest mark in Scotland to for the Advanced Certificate in Wills and Executries.

Published 30 June 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn announces two partner and four legal director promotions

Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP has promoted two of its lawyers to partner and four to legal director, effective May 1.

Published 22 April 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn COVID-19 webinar series

To help clients mitigate the challenges that the coronavirus pandemic poses, Shepherd and Wedderburn's COVID-19 advisory group has launched a webinar series providing guidance on the commercial and legal issues that business owners, employers, and advisors should be considering now.

Published 26 March 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn establishes COVID-19 advisory group to support clients

Shepherd and Wedderburn has established a COVID-19 advisory group, which draws relevant, specialist expertise from across the firm to support clients with informed, pragmatic legal advice on the unprecedented challenges posed by the global pandemic.

Published 20 March 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn advises on Bella & Duke’s £3.5 million fundraising

Shepherd and Wedderburn's corporate team has acted for Bella & Duke Limited, a pet wellness brand and a vendor of raw, unprocessed pet food, to secure a £3.5 million investment.

Published 12 March 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn's corporate finance team advises on deals worth over £6bn in 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn’s corporate finance team advised on deals with an aggregate value of £6.03 billion in 2019.

Published 28 February 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn is top Scottish-headquartered law firm in diversity ranking

Shepherd and Wedderburn is the top-ranked Scottish-headquartered law firm in a new list of the UK’s top 25 legal employers for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender staff.

Published 21 February 2020

Law Society of Scotland accredits first non-lawyer as legal technology specialist

Legal technology expert Steve Dalgleish has been awarded Accredited Legal Technologist status by the Law Society of Scotland.

Published 20 February 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn appoints renewables project specialist

Real estate and renewables specialist Richard Turnbull has joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as a partner, bringing 14 years’ expertise to the firm’s clean energy and real estate teams.

Published 13 January 2020

Shepherd and Wedderburn wins diversity accolade

Shepherd and Wedderburn was last night named Diversity Star Performer in the 250-1,000 employees category at The Herald & GenAnalytics Diversity Awards 2019.

Published 10 October 2019

Aberdeen private client specialist brings 40 years’ experience to Shepherd and Wedderburn

Private client specialist George Stevenson has joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as a consultant, bringing more than 40 years’ expertise across the spectrum of personal legal and tax matters to the firm and its clients.

Published 1 October 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn announces six associate promotions

Shepherd and Wedderburn has promoted six solicitors to associate in its latest round of internal promotions, four of whom joined the firm as trainees.

Published 30 September 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn banking and finance team reports £13.4bn year-on-year deal value growth

Shepherd and Wedderburn’s banking and finance team has reported another strong year for deals, with the value of transactions rising by 10 per cent (£13.4 billion) in the 2019 financial year to 30 April.

Published 9 September 2019

Yvonne Brady named best professional in business at the Scottish Women’s Awards 2019

Yvonne Brady, head of restructuring and business advisory at Shepherd and Wedderburn, has been named best professional in business at the Scottish Women’s Awards 2019.

Published 30 August 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn appointed to all six lots of new Scottish Government Legal Services Framework

Shepherd and Wedderburn has been appointed to all six lots of the new Scottish Government Legal Services Framework following a competitive tender process.

Published 30 July 2019