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How to build your resilience in challenging times

We can’t avoid challenges, but we can choose how we respond to them. In the first of a series of articles by executive coaching consultancy Leading Figures, Thomas Chalmers discusses how to build resilience in the face of challenges.

Scottish Legal Complaints Commission must reform to cut costs

We have called on the SLCC to change the way it administers legal complaints to avoid an above inflation hike in costs.

Scottish pupils through to semi-finals of national debating tournament

Pupils from 16 schools across Scotland have battled their way to the semi-finals of our Donald Dewar Memorial Debating Tournament.

Opportunity for newly qualified solicitors to join Council

Opportunities to stand for Council representing newly qualified members, solicitors in five constituencies across Scotland and Scottish solicitors working in England and Wales.

Upcoming events

Sole practioners' East coast networking meeting

Join Alan D Stuart from Stuart & Co for an introduction to negotiating and drafting IT contracts and meet colleagues from across the country.

Manual bookkeeping

Join our expert Financial Compliance team to ensure that your firm or organisations required books and records are accurate, and that systems and procedures are kept up to date. This course is designed for those who are responsible for ensuring compliance with the Accounts Rules within an organisation, or who have recently started up their own firm.

Sole practitioners' Glasgow networking meeting

Join Alistair Sloan of Inksters for a presentation on preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Debt recovery conference

Join us to look at the key developments in debt recovery. You will also have the opportunity to review the simple procedure and its future; gain knowledge on the Accountant in Bankruptcy and its proposals on how to enhance the Debt Arrangement Scheme; and consider the potential implications of Brexit.