Thorntons has announced four promotions in Edinburgh and two in Dundee.
Published 14 July 2020
Thorntons has continued to encourage its private client team to pursue training and development, as three more solicitors have recently passed their Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) exams.
Published 1 July 2020
Thorntons LLP is currently accepting applications for legal traineeships beginning in 2022.
Published 4 May 2020
Former Thorntons chairman Jack Robertson has passed away at the age of 71.
Published 27 April 2020
Janet McIntyre and Gary Thomas summarise the details of emergency legislation introduced in Scotland to prevent the eviction of commercial tenants who are unable to pay their rent because of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Published 6 April 2020
Amy Jones, associate at Thorntons Solicitors in Dundee, has received an employment law specialist accreditation from the Law Society of Scotland, meaning two-thirds of Thorntons’ employment law team are now recognised as specialists.
Published 16 March 2020
Thorntons has appointed Catriona Miller as a partner in its Edinburgh private client team based at Citypoint, Haymarket.
Published 24 February 2020
Thorntons and CHAS have announced a brand new partnership to raise funds to support children with life-shortening conditions and their families throughout Scotland.
Published 10 February 2020
Thorntons has raised £75,000 for Cash for Kids through its Charity Wills initiative – a £13,000 increase on the previous year.
Published 4 February 2020
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
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
Thorntons has appointed Gemma Hardie as an associate in the commercial property team based in Dundee and St Andrews.
Published 22 November 2019
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 has become an accredited Living Wage Employer through Living Wage Scotland this week.
Published 12 November 2019
Alasdair Docwra, family law partner at Thorntons, examines the reaction to proposed surrogacy law reform.
Published 25 October 2019