Do you want to lead and support the solicitor profession through times of change?  Do you want to influence key decisions and bring a fresh perspective to the work of the Law Society of Scotland? Why not consider nominating yourself or someone you know, to ensure that your voice is heard? 

Nominations are now open to represent solicitors in the Aberdeen, Banff, Peterhead & Stonehaven constituency.

You should complete a nomination and candidate information form and submit both documents (in Word format) along with a photograph of yourself to James Ness at by 12 noon on Thursday 23 June 2022. 

The detail in your candidate information form will provide the basis of your election profile and will be shared on our website as part of the campaign.



Being a Law Society Council member

Being a Council member can be a fulfilling, fascinating and challenging experience. You should apply if you want to:

  • lead and support the profession through times of change
  • make sure your interests are reflected in key decisions
  • expand your network and broaden your circle of influence
  • bring your fresh perspective to the work of the Society

Our Council

The Council is our decision-making body. It's made up of elected members from geographical constituencies, co-opted and non-solicitor members.