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Society's longest serving Council member retires

Past President Alistair Morris retires after 24 year on the Society's Council

Individual falsely claiming to be a paralegal

We’ve been made aware of an individual calling themselves ‘Susan Fowler’ falsely claiming to be a paralegal and a ‘conveyancing attorney’ working for law firm HBJ Gately.

New president for the Law Society

Eilidh Wiseman takes up the reins as the Society's new president

Law Society pays tribute to Michael Park CBE

The Law Society of Scotland has paid tribute to past president, Michael Park CBE, who passed away on 25 May.

Thinking of doing a law degree? Here’s an FAQ on the LLB you should read ASAP

Rachael Wagg uses her experience as a law student and student ambassador to answer some of the questions people considering a law degree commonly ask.

Brussels Agenda - May 2016

The latest news from the Law Societies' Brussels Office.

New Law Society Council members for Fife and Glasgow

Council election results announced

Law Society launches survey on financial viability of legal aid firms

The Law Society of Scotland has launched an online survey on the financial viability of legal aid work in Scotland....

Law Society of Scotland highlights key issues for solicitors and clients in EU vote

The Society has published a discussion paper in advance of the EU Referendum

Seeking learning support during your studies

Sarah Ahmed, a graduate of the University of Aberdeen explains the value of seeking out and receiving learning support for law students who need it.

New guidance on client communications

The guidance on client communication (Rule B4) has been updated and the new guidance will come into effect on 1 June 2016.

'Returning to Work' events

Are you or is someone you manage on maternity, adoption or shared parental leave? If so, reserve your place now for one of our free events in Edinburgh on Wednesday 22 June 2016.