The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA) has created created a survey to understand how COVID-19 has affected young lawyers and their careers.
Published 16 September 2020
The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association is delighted to invite readers to join its two-part webinar, designed specifically for SYLA members.
Published 21 August 2020
Have you missed out on advocacy experience as a result of COVID-19? The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA) is hosting a moot aimed at trainee solicitors.
Published 2 July 2020
Ayla Iridag has been re-elected president of the Scottish Young Lawyers' Association following the virtual AGM held yesterday.
Published 29 May 2020
The third episode of the Scottish Young Lawyers’ Association (SYLA) podcast is now available.
Published 29 May 2020
The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA) has launched its new podcast series: Conversations with SYLA.
Published 14 May 2020
The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA) is launching a podcast series that promises to deliver interesting conversations on a variety of topics during the lockdown.
Published 23 April 2020
The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association has proposed an amendment to the organisation's standing orders to allow its AGM to take place under social distancing measures.
Published 17 April 2020
Scottish Legal News was pleased to attend a recent event in Edinburgh organised by the Scottish Young Lawyers’ Association and hosted by the Society of Solicitors of the Supreme Court in Scotland where we heard from current Supreme Court judicial assistant (JA), Francesca Ruddy and former JA, Rachel Barrett.
Published 18 March 2020
The European Young Bar Association's conference that was due to be held in Glasgow next month has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the hosts have announced.
Published 16 March 2020
Judicial assistants from the Supreme Court will be visiting Edinburgh this month to talk about the coveted role to prospective applicants.
Published 3 March 2020
The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association is hosting its Women in Law seminar in Edinburgh next month.
Published 27 February 2020
The SYLA recently published the results of a survey on retention issues within the legal profession. Well done them. Much needed and with the number of responses received totally statistically significant.
Published 27 January 2020
The Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA), in conjunction with the Law Society of Scotland, is holding a roundtable discussion on the issues raised in the recent survey on retention of young lawyers in the Scottish legal profession.
Published 15 January 2020
A survey by the Scottish Young Lawyers' Association (SYLA) on changes to the admissions regulations for solicitors has received mixed responses.
Published 8 January 2020