For the public

Your Scottish solicitor, always on your side.

What the Law Society does for the public

You don't need to find yourself in a court case to be involved with the law. It's something that we all need to navigate from time to time, whether we're buying or selling a home, setting up a new business or making a will. Fortunately there are expert guides on hand to put you in the picture. 

Solicitors are highly trained professional advisers who can offer advice on a range of issues. Want to know more about some common legal issues and how a solicitor can help you?

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The Law Society cannot provide legal advice but can help by assisting you in finding a solicitor and providing information on other legal-related matters.

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Avoid potential scams by reading our seven tips for spotting a scam solicitor and seeing our list of recent scam alerts.

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Details of how we help ensure that new laws or changes to existing ones are clear and will work in practice.

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The five key policy areas we would urge the political parties to take on board, promoting them in government and opposition.

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