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Sheriff reports non-practising solicitor who signed writ

Petition for winding up dismissed as incompetent

LawCare announces new chair and trustee recruitment

Legal mental health charity LawCare has appointed a new chair to its board of trustees and is seeking four new trustees

Pinsent Masons unveils FY20 results

Pinsent Masons has reported its results for the financial year ending in 2020 against four new benchmark metrics – a change for the business following the launch of a new strategy.

Bellwether Green adds Clark to its team

The Edinburgh and Glasgow-based firm Bellwether Green has added Caroline Clark to its Litigation and Regulation team.

End of an era for Inverness Castle

Inverness Castle has closed the door on more than 180 years as the sheriff courthouse for Inverness.

Blackadders announces new appointments

Blackadders has appointed Peter Duff as chairman following the retirement of Scott Williamson.

Shared Parenting Scotland expresses concern over pressure on courts

Shared Parenting Scotland has written to the Lord President, Lord Carloway to give early intelligence on the pressure building up on the courts.

MSPs ask for views on incorporating European Charter into Scots law

A Scottish Parliament committee is seeking views on a Bill to incorporate the European Charter of Local Self-Government into Scots law.

Dundee student receives Kirk Murdoch Scholarship

Emilia Gordon, a second year law student at the University of Dundee has been awarded the Kirk Murdoch Scholarship, a distinction that could lead to a traineeship with Pinsent Masons.

MoJ invites views on Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme Review

The UK Ministry of Justice issues a consultation paper on the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme Review 2020

Aberdein Considine adds new partner to employment law team

Aberdein Considine strengthens its employment law team with the appointment of new partner, Nicola Gray

QC combines work and play

Former player, Matt Jackson QC, appointed to Scottish Rugby's discipline panel