Scottish Legal News is Scotland’s leading independent legal portal serving the entire Scottish legal community.

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Scottish Legal News is fast, free and focused – keeping you up to date with legal matters.

Our journalists adhere at all times to the code of conduct published by the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) in the UK and Ireland.

Meet the team

Kapil Summan

Kapil Summan


Kapil Summan has edited Scottish Legal News since 2014. A graduate of Edinburgh Law School and the University of Stirling, his interests include criminal, constitutional and human rights law.