Gillespie Macandrew announces uptick in profits to £3.9m

Financial results for Gillespie Macandrew confirm the business delivered another strong year overall despite the disruption caused by the pandemic.

Published 22 October 2021

Aberdein Considine hires banking veteran George McNaughton

Aberdein Considine has made a number of senior appointments to its lender services practice group (LSPG) including the hire of a banking and compliance specialist.

Published 22 October 2021

England: Backlog of criminal cases to last many years

The backlog of cases in the criminal courts in England and Wales is likely to be a pervasive issue for several years, severely affecting all court users, according to a report by the National Audit Office (NAO).

Published 22 October 2021

Terra Firma ranked in five practice categories in latest edition of Chambers & Partners

Terra Firma Chambers has retained its Band 1 rankings for Planning and Environmental Law, Agriculture & Rural Affairs and Tax in the latest edition of Chambers and Partners UK Legal Directory with additional rankings this year for Private Client and Real Estate Litigation.

Published 22 October 2021

Top rankings for Axiom

Axiom is delighted to be ranked band 1 set in 13 practice areas in the recent Chambers UK. Individual members feature prominently with 126 rankings amongst the membership and its core practice areas.

Published 22 October 2021

Ampersand Advocates welcomes top rankings in latest Chambers guide

Ampersand has once again received top tier rankings across a number of areas of practice in the latest published guide to the legal profession, Chambers and Partners UK Bar Guide 2022.

Published 22 October 2021

Top ranking for Compass in Chambers UK Bar 2022

Compass Chambers is delighted to have been recognised as a leading set by Chambers UK in the latest edition of the directory which was published today. Compass has received 47 individual rankings in 7 practice area categories. Compass is also ranked Band 1 as a set in 4 categories – Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Health & Safety and Product Liability.

Published 22 October 2021

Faculty Christmas Collection returns

The nights are drawing in and there’s a definite nip in the air. Winter is on its way, which means so is the season for giving.

Published 22 October 2021

And finally… upper first

Scholar and sometime strongman Professor James Chalmers has been laying down the law – in the gym.

Published 22 October 2021

Denise Loney appointed as managing director of Yuill+Kyle

Specialist debt recovery firm Yuill+Kyle, part of the MacRoberts Group, has appointed Denise Loney as its new managing director.

Published 21 October 2021