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Develop your career with a mentor

The team behind PLD, who provide our mentoring platform software, explain the many benefits of being a mentee when you're trying to meet a professional goal, and why you should consider signing up to our career development mentoring scheme.

Design thinking - how to make it work for you

As the popularity of design thinking in business gathers momentum Craig Allan, Legal Counsel in the Outsourcing, Technology & IP legal team at RBS, discusses what it means and how it can be applied to legal services.

Review of mental health law a step in the right direction

We welcome the Ministerial announcement of an independent review of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003.

Road traffic accident referral scheme

One of our solicitor members has reported being the subject of a scam, involving a road traffic accident referral arrangement in the hope that other Scottish solicitors will not fall foul of the same or similar fraud.

Upcoming events

Career development roadshow 2019 - Aberdeen

Do you have a clear idea about the direction you'd like your legal career to head in? Or do you need some inspiration, or more information? Our career development roadshows are designed to showcase some of the main pathways available to solicitors, including partnership, becoming and accredited specialist and progressing your career to a senior level in-house.

Compulsory risk management training | Dumfries

Free compulsory risk management training, in association with RSA Insurance Group and Lockton. Please note this course is fully booked

Data protection roadshow 2019

Beginning with an introduction to the new legislation, the Data Protection Roadshow 2019 will then address the practical implications: relationships between data controllers, processers and subjects; implementing policies within your organisation and protecting yourself and your organisation from data breaches.

Master Policy roadshow - Dundee

The annual Master Policy roadshow will take place over spring from March to May this year. The talks on the professional indemnity insurance arrangements for solicitors in private practice will be held in seven locations across the country.