Solicitors' fees in Scotland's civil courts are to rise from September, under new rules made by the Court of Session.

Under the Act of Sederunt (Fees of Solicitors in the Court of Session, Sheriff Appeal Court and Sheriff Court) (Amendment) 2018 (SSI 2018/186), fees in the three courts referred to will rise by about 5% for work carried out on or after 24 September 2018.

Click here to view the Act of Sederunt.