Bruce Erroch QC appointed as sheriff

Bruce Erroch QC has been appointed to the office of sheriff in the Sheriffdom of North Strathclyde, based at Paisley Sheriff Court and will take up office on 1 May.

Published 1 March 2021

Promotions at Balfour and Manson

Balfour and Manson has promoted Adelle Walker to senior associate and Lauren Smith to associate.

Published 1 March 2021

John Vassiliou joins Shepherd and Wedderburn

Immigration specialist John Vassiliou has joined Shepherd and Wedderburn amid rising demand from clients for business and personal immigration advice following the UK’s departure from the European Union.

Published 1 March 2021

Legal Services Agency welcomes new trustees

The Legal Services Agency (LSA) has welcomed four new trustees: Grant Carson, Kirstie Cusick, Mhairi Reid and Peter Beckett.

Published 1 March 2021

Dentons appoints Claire Armstrong as Scotland managing partner

Dentons has appointed Claire Armstrong to the newly-created role of Scotland managing partner.

Published 26 February 2021

Laura Cormack appointed as a director at Innes & Mackay

Innes & Mackay has appointed Laura Cormack as a director.

Published 25 February 2021

Aberdeen Law Project appoints new members

Antonia Andison, Catriona Dee, Jamie Grainger, Luigi Mazi and Caitlin Pryde have joined the Aberdeen Law Project’s (ALP) representation team following a competitive application process. 

Published 25 February 2021

Caroline Stevenson joins Burness Paull

Financial services specialist Caroline Stevenson has joined Burness Paull as head of its dedicated FS regulatory team.

Published 24 February 2021

Richard Pike made partner at Womble Bond Dickinson

Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has made two senior promotions.

Published 24 February 2021

New senators installed at Parliament House ceremony

Three new Senators of the College of Justice were today installed at physically distanced ceremonies held in Parliament House.

Published 23 February 2021

Eddy Winters joins Gilson Gray as business development director

Gilson Gray has recruited Eddy Winters as business development director.  

Published 23 February 2021

Melanie Sangster appointed Employment Tribunal judge

Melanie Sangster has been appointed by the Lord President, Lord Carloway, to the panel of judges of Employment Tribunals (Scotland).

Published 23 February 2021

BTO announces appointment of commercial litigation partner Angus Wood

BTO Solicitors LLP has announced the appointment of Angus Wood to its commercial dispute resolution practice.

Published 22 February 2021

Phulah Pall promoted to associate at Jones Whyte

Jones Whyte has announced the promotion of Phulah Pall to associate and head of immigration.

Published 19 February 2021

Andrew Phillips appointed new Scottish FA compliance officer

The Scottish FA has confirmed the appointment of Andrew Phillips as compliance officer.

Published 18 February 2021