Appointments



Three new consultant solicitors for Inksters

Inksters has grown its consultant solicitor practice during the pandemic and opened a new office on the Isle of Eigg.

Published 25 May 2021

Mike Piggot joins Lindsays in Dundee

Lindsays has welcomed Mike Piggot to its team in Dundee as a solicitor offering dispute resolution and litigation services to businesses and individuals.

Published 25 May 2021

Robert Sutherland appointed Scottish editor of Garner’s Environmental Law

Terra Firma’s Robert Sutherland has been appointed as the Scottish editor for Garner’s Environmental Law.

Published 24 May 2021

Rosalie Chadwick appointed global head of oil and gas at Pinsent Masons

Pinsent Masons has appointed Glasgow-based corporate oil and gas specialist Rosalie Chadwick as global head of oil and gas.

Published 21 May 2021

Sheriff Iain Fleming appointed to Scottish Sentencing Council

The Lord Justice General, Lord Carloway has appointed Sheriff Iain Fleming of the sheriffdom of Glasgow and Strathkelvin to become the new sheriff member on the Scottish Sentencing Council.

Published 21 May 2021

Lawyers take the reins at Fife Chamber of Commerce

Lawyers Janet McIntyre and Colin Brown have been elected president and vice president respectively of the Fife Chamber of Commerce.

Published 21 May 2021

DLA Piper appoints Stuart Murdoch as partner in Edinburgh

DLA Piper has appointed Stuart Murdoch as partner in its Edinburgh litigation & regulatory practice, specialising in financial services disputes and regulatory matters.

Published 19 May 2021

New lease of life for Glasgow practice

Glasgow legal practice Lynch & Co. has been acquired by Elaine MacDonald, a former associate at Austin Lafferty Ltd.

Published 19 May 2021

Clyde & Co makes legal director appointments in Scotland

Clyde & Co has announced the promotions of Alison Tyler and Ann Bonomy to legal directors in Edinburgh and Glasgow respectively as part of its 2021 promotions round.

Published 18 May 2021

Senior promotions at Aberdein Considine

Aberdein Considine has made a raft of senior promotions across the organisation. 

Published 17 May 2021

Martin Minton joins Morton Fraser’s agricultural and rural team

Morton Fraser has appointed Martin Minton as a senior solicitor in its agricultural and rural team.

Published 14 May 2021

Burness Paull set to lead on energy transition with appointment of Bob Ruddiman

One of the UK’s leading energy lawyers, Bob Ruddiman, has joined Burness Paull.

Published 13 May 2021

Michael Walker to be next SCCRC chief executive

Michael Walker will be the next chief executive of the Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission (SCCRC).

Published 11 May 2021

Morton Fraser names Jenny Dickson as chairman

Independent law firm Morton Fraser has announced the appointment of Jenny Dickson as its new chairman, succeeding Maggie Moodie.

Published 10 May 2021

European Commission appoints first religious freedom envoy in two years

The European Commission has filled a post promoting religious freedom that has lain vacant for two years.

Published 7 May 2021