Continued growth after expansion for Thorntons

Thorntons has reported a 10.5 per cent growth in turnover for the year to 31 May 2019 to a record £29.8 million, with profits increasing by 22.2 per cent.

Published 14 January 2020

Robin Dunlop: Finders keepers? Treasure Trove in Scotland

With the recent discovery of Bronze Age carved stone figures in Orkney, the Gold Ring at Loch Lomond reported earlier this year and the Kirkcudbright Viking treasure saga that rumbles on from 2017 the law of who is entitled to what on a treasure find is back in the headlines again, writes Robin Dunlop.

Published 20 December 2019

Gemma Hardie joins Thorntons' commercial law team in Dundee

Thorntons has appointed Gemma Hardie as an associate in the commercial property team based in Dundee and St Andrews.

Published 22 November 2019

More than £58,000 raised for charity at Thorntons dinner

Scottish Rugby head coach Gregor Townsend MBE was the special guest at Thorntons LLP's annual Sports Challenge Dinner in Dundee earlier this year, which raised £58,932 for charity.

Published 14 November 2019

Thorntons becomes accredited Living Wage Employer

Thorntons has become an accredited Living Wage Employer through Living Wage Scotland this week.

Published 12 November 2019

Alasdair Docwra: Scottish Catholic Church’s response to surrogacy reform is cause for concern

Alasdair Docwra, family law partner at Thorntons, examines the reaction to proposed surrogacy law reform.

Published 25 October 2019

Fourteen trainees start their legal career with Thorntons

Thorntons has appointed 14 new trainee solicitors – its largest-ever single intake.

Published 19 September 2019

Eight solicitors qualify at Thorntons

Thorntons is celebrating the appointment of eight newly-qualified solicitors following a two-year traineeship.

Published 9 September 2019

Morgan O’Neill takes up data protection role at Thorntons

Thorntons has appointed Morgan O’Neill as its new director of data protection services – the first role of its kind in the firm.

Published 26 August 2019

Double celebration for Thorntons' new solicitor advocate and partner Lauren Rae

A dispute resolution lawyer who began her career with Thorntons as a trainee has been promoted to partner in the firm’s Dundee office.

Published 22 August 2019

Thorntons promotes 11 solicitors across Scotland

Thorntons LLP has promoted 11 solicitors this month.

Published 14 August 2019

Lucy Metcalf joins Thorntons family law team in Edinburgh

Thorntons has appointed Lucy Metcalf as a director in its family law team in the capital.

Published 29 July 2019

Long service recognised at Thorntons

Two cornerstones of the land and rural business law team at Thorntons in Arbroath have retired following a combined  82 years’ service.

Published 4 June 2019

Double appointment for Thorntons land and rural business team

Thorntons has appointed Heather Auld as a senior solicitor and Rebecca Ellwood as solicitor in its land and rural business team.

Published 29 May 2019