Gillian worked in private practice for 10 years before joining the Society and our Professional Practice team in November 2016. Gillian specialises in conveyancing, private client and work under the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 and is the secretary to the Property Law Committee

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Articles by Gillian Alexander

Professional Practice Update - December 2017

More than 400 Scottish firms have applied and been accepted onto the HSBC panel, managed by Legal Marketing Services (LMS).

Professional Practice Updates - August 2017

Powers of attorney in England and Wales were criticised in the news recently as being open to abuse. We believe powers of attorney in Scotland are invaluable as a means of helping people manage their affairs and we will continue to support our members and the public to use them where appropriate.

Letting agent regulations FAQ

With the Scottish Government’s Letting Agent Registration (Scotland) Regulations 2016 coming into 31 January 2018, we have provided our responses to frequently asked questions around the aspects of the regulations which will have the greatest impact on solicitors and their businesses.

Professional Practice Updates - July 2017

With the Scottish Government’s Letting Agent Registration (Scotland) Regulations 2016 coming into effect next year, we have provided our responses to frequently asked questions around the aspects of the regulations which will have the greatest impact on our members and your businesses.

Professional Practice Updates - June 2017

Updates on Revenue Scotland’s administrative processes for penalty and pre-penalty notification letters, updates to the CML Handbook in Scotland and Registers of Scotland Digital Discharge Service.