New Sheriff Appeal rates ‘untenable’ and will impede access to justice says GBA

Defence solictor fees for the new Sheriff Appeal Court based in Edinburgh are so low that they are ‘untenable’ and will impede access to justice according to the Glasgow Bar Association (GBA). The Sheriff Appeal Court, established under s.46(1) of the Courts Reform (Scotland) Act 2014, will open its doors on 22 September, but it […]