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Revenue at DWF up 18 per cent to £236m

Andrew Leaitherland DWF has announced its results for the year that ended 30 April 2018. Revenu ...

Published 13 September 2018

Harper Macleod's private client team achieves STEP Gold Employer Partner status

Partner Jacqueline Leslie (second from left) receives the firm's accreditation from STEP represe ...

Published 13 September 2018

In pictures... record breakers

  Via @ClochSolicitors: University of Glasgow's Corporate Law Advisory Scheme Project is set ...

Published 13 September 2018

Dentons partners with Women Returners Scotland to help lawyers re-enter the legal profession

Amanda Jones Dentons has announced that it is one of the first law firms to partner with W ...

Published 13 September 2018

Professor MacQueen discusses laws of medieval Galloway

Professor Hector MacQueen has recorded an account of the laws of medieval Galloway with particular ...

Published 13 September 2018

Solved: Mystery of advocate’s wig

An advert in the programme for the Wigtown Book Festival has thrown up its own bit of mystery, in th ...

Published 13 September 2018

Central Law Training and the Scottish Paralegal Association announce CPD collaboration

The Scottish Paralegal Association (SPA) was established 25 years ago. It remains the only associati ...

Published 13 September 2018

And finally... spiced up

All 25 prisons in the US state of Pennsylvania were put on lockdown recently after pri ...

Published 13 September 2018

Drug dealers’ sentences cut following appeal over ‘double counting’ of serious organised crime aggravation

Two drug dealers who were jailed after pleading guilty to being concerned in the supply of cocaine a ...

Published 12 September 2018

Criminal lawyers in Edinburgh withdraw from Justice of the Peace legal aid duty scheme

Criminal lawyers in Edinburgh have withdrawn from a legal aid duty scheme covering the Justice of th ...

Published 12 September 2018

Lord Advocate warns withdrawal from European arrest regime a boon to criminals

James Wolffe QC Brexit will bring an end to the high-level co-operation between the UK and othe ...

Published 12 September 2018

ECtHR will not reconsider decision to reject revision of Hooded Men judgment

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) will not reconsider its decision to reject Ireland's appl ...

Published 12 September 2018

Geoff Clarke QC named new chair of Faculty Services Ltd

Geoff Clarke A leading QC has been elected chair of Faculty Services Limited, the company which ...

Published 12 September 2018

Thorntons welcomes Adam Smith to commercial property team

Adam Smith Adam Smith has joined the commercial property team at Thorntons LLP. Mr Smith advis ...

Published 12 September 2018

Murgitroyd sees rise in profits amid Brexit confidence

Murgitroyd, a global intellectual property attorney firm headquartered in Glasgow, has reported a se ...

Published 12 September 2018