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Our Legal Heritage: The Faculty Mummy

In 1748, James Douglas, 14th Earl of Morton, an antiquarian who had travelled in Egypt, presented ...

Published 16 July 2018

Our Legal Heritage: Indian Peter Williamson

Photo courtesy of the Advocates Library In the latest in our occasional legal heritage series, ...

Published 6 July 2018

Professor Gretton and Keeper of the Registers headline Millar & Bryce Conveyancing Conference

Professor George Gretton Millar & Bryce has announced that Professor George Gretton and the ...

Published 29 June 2018

Blog: Partnership of Theseus

Frances Ennis Frances Ennis looks at a recently issued judgment of the the Inner House in ...

Published 22 June 2018

Solicitors pension fund claim against legal firm and former partners to proceed to proof following appeal

Trustees of the Scottish Solicitors Staff Pension Fund who raised an action against a legal firm and ...

Published 11 June 2018

Family lawyer Anne Hall Dick joins Brewin Dolphin

Anne Hall Dick Brewin Dolphin is growing its matrimonial team in Scotland with the appointment ...

Published 31 May 2018

Scottish house prices remain strong in April as both new buyer interest and sales activity stabilise

House prices continue to increase across Scotland, as prices at a national level start to dip, acc ...

Published 10 May 2018

Law At Work acquires Aberdeen HR and employment law firm

Pictured: Magnus Swanson (left) and Steve Cook Aberdeen-based HR and employment law firm, Emp ...

Published 12 April 2018

Edinburgh Law School honours Elaine Tyre on 10th anniversary of law clinic

Pictured (L-R): Lord Tyre, Kirsty Tyre, Euan Tyre, Rebecca Samaras, Catriona Tyre   Staff and ...

Published 11 April 2018

Faculty gives a big bienvenue to visiting students

Students from France were welcomed by the Faculty of Advocates on a visit to Parliament House on ...

Published 21 March 2018

IWD 2018: Angela Grahame QC – Women at the Bar being put in the picture

Angela Grahame QC Writing for Scottish Legal News on International Women's Day 2018, Vice-Dean of F ...

Published 8 March 2018

Theresa May forced to publish secret order on MI5 crimes

Prime Minister Theresa May has been forced to publish a previously secret order governing criminal ...

Published 2 March 2018

Faculty to celebrate International Women's Day with exhibition and talks

Victoria Young The Faculty of Advocates’ Laigh Hall is expected to be full to capacity for a sp ...

Published 1 March 2018

Penal law expert to give Howard League lecture on life imprisonment in Scotland

Dirk van Zyl Smit Professor Dirk van Zyl Smit will explore the appropriateness of life imprisonment ...

Published 20 February 2018

Event: Sir James Munby give a view of family law from south of the border

Tue 20 March 2018 6pm-7:30pm Saint Cecilia's Hall Edinburgh EH1 1LLSir James Munby, President of ...

Published 16 February 2018