Thorntons



Thorntons’ lawyers raise funds to break cycle of homelessness

Thorntons took part in the organised cycle from Glasgow to Edinburgh on Sunday to raise funds for Social Bite’s new villages, which will house and provide support to people affected by homelessness.

Published 9 September 2021

Thorntons to fundraise through ‘virtual’ charity wills campaign this September

Thorntons Solicitors is hoping to raise a five-figure sum for charity Cash for Kids this year through its charity wills campaign.

Published 31 August 2021

Thorntons’ Morgan O’Neill gains information privacy accreditation

Morgan O'Neill, a director at Thorntons, has obtained industry accreditation in information privacy.

Published 22 July 2021

Raft of promotions at Thorntons’s offices across Scotland

Thorntons has promoted 25 people across its Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Perth, Fife and Angus locations.

Published 30 June 2021

Lesley Larg becomes first female managing partner of Thorntons

Lesley Larg has become the first female managing partner of Thorntons.

Published 2 June 2021

Event: Changing laws for landlords

Thorntons’ dispute resolution specialists Gillian Buchanan and Kirsty Waughman, alongside property partner Andrew Kirkhope, are hosting a free webinar from 9.30am on Wednesday 5 May 2021 to update private landlords and letting agents on current issues.

Published 28 April 2021

Thorntons reaches £500k fundraising milestone for Cash for Kids

Thorntons took its annual Charity Wills Campaign online for 2020 and with the November campaign raising £60,000 for Cash for Kids, it means the total campaign fundraising pot has surpassed £500,000 since Charity Wills began more than 20 years ago.

Published 1 April 2021

Thorntons raises £1,000 for SAMH

Mental health charity SAMH has received £1,000 from Thorntons after staff completed a physical virtual challenge.

Published 23 February 2021

Thorntons weathers Covid storm as Lesley Larg becomes managing partner

Thorntons has reported a 2.6 per cent growth in turnover for the year to 31 May 2020 to £30.5 million as well as an increase in profits of 12 per cent.

Published 9 February 2021

Senior promotions at Thorntons

Thorntons has ushered in the new year with three promotions.

Published 6 January 2021

New qualification for Thorntons’ Kirsty Stewart

An intellectual property associate at Thorntons has qualified as a chartered trade mark attorney and will now head up the firm’s in-house trade mark agency.

Published 15 December 2020

Eight trainees secure permanent positions with Thorntons

Thorntons has welcomed eight newly qualified solicitors across four of its offices following a two-year traineeship.

Published 21 October 2020

Thorntons charity wills campaign goes virtual for 2020

Cash for Kids is set to receive a five-figure sum once again this year from Thorntons Solicitors as the beneficiary of the firm’s charity wills campaign.

Published 20 October 2020

Loretta Maxfield: EU organisations face compliance nightmare after Schrems II decision

Standard contractual clauses (SCCs) remain valid but the EU-US Privacy Shield has been struck down, explains Loretta Maxfield.

Published 20 July 2020

Summer promotions for six Thorntons lawyers

Thorntons has announced four promotions in Edinburgh and two in Dundee.

Published 14 July 2020