New Appointments at Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace boost Property & Financial Services

Aberdeen and North-east legal firm Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace (RCC&W) has made two new appointments, signalling growth in their property and Financial service teams. Sarah-Louise Hay joins as an additional Mortgage Adviser and will…

Pinsent Masons appoints 7 Scottish legal directors In promotions round

International law firm Pinsent Masons has promoted twelve lawyers to the role of Legal Director, seven of which are based in Scotland. Working across the firm’s five global sectors, four of the staff elevated to…

Peterkins makes commercial property division partner promotion

North East Scotland legal firm Peterkins has made a promotion to further strengthen its’ Commercial Property division. [adbutler zone_id='297765'] Caren McNeil joined Peterkins in January 2017 and has over 10 years’ experience in commercial property.…

Round of promotions includes five new partners at Brodies

Brodies LLP, Scotland’s largest law firm, has announced its latest round of promotions, including 5 new Partners, 8 Managing Associates and 14 Associates. Angela McCulloch, David Lightbody, Elaine Petterson, Jane McMonagle and Louise Kelso step…

Two partner promotions at MacRoberts

Scottish law firm MacRoberts has made two promotions to its partnership to further strengthen its Real Estate and Projects divisions. David McGuire has been with MacRoberts for 16 years and was a Legal Director within…

Gilson Gray’s Expansion Surge Continues At Pace

Legal firm Gilson Gray has underlined its continued growth ambitions by taking over the North Berwick offices of law firm Lindsays, including the transfer of partner, Dorothy Kellas and the entire team of local staff.…

Shepherd and Wedderburn announces five partner promotions

Legal firm Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP has promoted five of its lawyers to partner, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 78. The newly-assumed partners are Elaine Hunter (property and infrastructure); Lauren McLeod…

New partner and promotions at Davidson Chalmers

Commercial law firm Davidson Chalmers has announced that Greg Flett is to become its 11th Partner. He joined the firm’s Dispute Resolution team six years ago and was promoted to Associate level in early 2014. As…

New jobs as Aberdein Considine completes £3million expansion across Scotland

Aberdein Considine has completed a multimillion pound expansion and created more than 100 new jobs as it looks to enhance its range of property, legal and financial services across Scotland. The partnership will this week…

TLT lawyer crowned Scottish Paralegal of the Year

Louise Dallas, associate and commercial dispute resolution (CDR) team leader in law firm TLT's Glasgow office, was crowned Paralegal of the Year by the Scottish Paralegal Association (SPA) at its Annual Conference on 19 April…

Ledingham Chalmers makes eight promotions

Ledingham Chalmers has made eight promotions across its Inverness, Aberdeen and Edinburgh offices. In line with its focus on steady growth, the full-service Scottish law firm said these changes reflect each individual’s valuable service to…

GlobalScot honoured for supporting Scottish business In Asia

A Hong Kong based lawyer has been acknowledged for his work over the last decade in supporting Scottish businesses looking to expand in to Asia. Vincent Connor, a partner and infrastructure specialist at Pinsent Masons,…

Morton Fraser appoints legal director to employment law team

Employment law specialist, Alan Delaney, has joined Scottish law firm Morton Fraser as a Legal Director in its Employment Law team. Delaney, who has 17 years of experience in the sector, joins from law firm…

Employment law expertise grows as firm expands in the capital

Thorntons solicitors is strengthening its footprint in Edinburgh with new premises and a partner appointment. Chris Phillips has recently joined Thorntons as a partner and a member of the employment law team in Edinburgh. [adbutler…

Anderson Strathern appoints renewables expert as firm’s Energy team reports record activity

Scottish legal firm Anderson Strathern has hired renewable energy industry stalwart Alan Simpson who joins the firm as a consultant from law firm Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie where he was a partner.  Simpson joins Anderson…

New leadership team for Burness Paull

Later this year, Peter Lawson will take over as chairman at Burness Paull LLP while Tamar Tammes will step into the role of managing partner. Both trained at Burness Paull. Lawson currently leads the firm’s corporate department,…

Central Belt employment law specialists acquires Aberdeen based Empire

Aberdeen-based HR and employment law firm, Empire, has been acquired by Law At Work (LAW). The combined firm brings Empire’s position in the North-East together with LAW’s strong Central Belt client presence. This transaction, which follows…

New law firm launched in Aberdeen

A new law has been launched in Aberdeen by Charles Sandison. Sandison Kennedy has been set up with the view that legal advisory services need to respond to client demand for innovative cost containment and added…

Partnership changes at James & George Collie

Aberdeen legal firm, James & George Collie LLP (incorporating Kinnear & Falconer, Stonehaven), has made a set of partnership changes. Three long-serving partners - Tony Dawson, Anne-Maryse Churchill and Gregor Sim - have all stepped down as…

New commercial property partner at BTO Solicitors

Scottish law firm BTO Solicitors has promoted Jennifer Whitelaw to partner. [adbutler zone_id='297765'] A key member of BTO’s successful Commercial Property team, Jennifer has over 22 years’ experience of development and residential conveyancing.  She acts for a…

Blackadders looks to future growth with staff promotions

Law firm Blackadders has announced a number of promotions as the business looks to support future growth across its offices in Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Perth. Ellen Eunson and Stuart King have been assumed…

Edinburgh paralegal named Paralegal of the Year

Accredited paralegal Bilaal Shabbir has been named Paralegal of the Year at the 2018 Scottish Legal Awards for his extensive experience in immigration law, family law, commercial dispute resolution and professional discipline. Bilaal has been…

Millar & Bryce makes significant senior appointment

Land and property search firm Millar & Bryce has appointed John King as Principal Consultant to provide specialist consultancy support to its clients. King joins from Registers of Scotland, bringing over 30 years legal, policy…

Blackadders Wealth Management reaps rewards of investment with 35% growth

Blackadders Wealth Management LLP has grown the total value of assets under management by over 35% in the last year as a result of ongoing investment in its team and expertise. The increase was achieved…

DWF makes double hire from Brodies as it grows its Scotland litigation practice

International legal business DWF has appointed litigation partner Ricky Cannon and hired associate Neale Tosh to its Glasgow office as the firm looks to strengthen its debt recovery and finance litigation offering in Scotland. Both join from Brodies…