Convener: Nick Taylor

Secretary: Samantha Hollywood (

Aims & functions of the committee

  • to consider and develop proposals to amend certain regulatory requirements, in accordance with the Society’s obligations to promote the regulatory objectives and aim to adopt best regulatory practice;
  • to approve the issue and amendment of Guidance in relation to certain practice rules and areas of legal work;
  • to consider and determine applications for waiver of certain practice rule requirements, including, for example, specific requirements of the rules on conflict of interest.

Nick Taylor (Convener)
Naghat Ahmed*
Uzma Aslam*
Shona Connelly*
Fiona Dromgoole
Moira MacMillan
David Syme
Paul Walker*
Graham Weatherston
Erin Scott*
Samantha Hollywood (Secretary)