Law Society news archive for 2016
- Posts in 2016
Graeme McWilliams, Legal Adviser at Standard Life, has been appointed as convener of the Law Society of Scotland’s In-house Lawyers Committee (ILC).
We'd like to bring together solicitors from a BME background to discuss how the Society could offer support to those members.
The legal and technology sectors joined forces for Scotland’s first legal hackathon, Tech4justice in June 2016.
Letitia is one of our trainee bloggers from Brodies LLP. Originally from York, Letitia obtained her first degree in English from the University of St Andrews, before moving to Edinburgh for the LLB and Diploma.
John Brannigan studied at the University of Glasgow and completed his traineeship at Gallen & Co Solicitors.
Head of education Rob Marrs has some advice for anyone applying to do the diploma.
Law Society president says Brexit vote marks the start of monumental change for the UK
We’ve been alerted to a suspected scam where a member of the public has allegedly received correspondence from someone falsely claiming to be a solicitor called ‘David Donald’ based in Glasgow.
Danielle McLean, a fourth year LLB student at the University of Edinburgh explains what it's like stepping up from ordinary to honours when doing a law degree.
A new collaborative initiative to promote and support mental health and wellbeing in the Scottish legal community launches this week.
The Society believes clarity is needed on the current time limits for raising claims in court.
Voting is open for the Law Society of Scotland In-house Lawyers Committee (ILC) Convener election and all in-house solicitors are being encouraged to make the most of their vote.