News and Responses

All the latest news from the Faculty of Advocates

19 May

Employment law conference on the move

A popular conference looking at issues in the world of employment law is this year leaving its traditional venue in Edinburgh and going on circuit to Glasgow.

18 May

QC named Lawyer of the Week

A senior member of Faculty has been chosen as Lawyer of the Week in the Law section of The Times Scotland.

16 May Faculty Quiz Team

Top of the quizzers

Straight in at No 1 are Siouxsie and the Banshees – no, it’s not a throwback to the era of punk, but a quizzing success for a Faculty-dominated team!

12 May

QC joins sport arbitrators panel

The Faculty’s Roddy McIlvride, QC, has joined a nationwide group of around 130 lawyers and other professionals on being added to the arbitrators panel of a dispute resolution service for sport.

09 May

No escaping some things…

You might be able to escape the Scottish weather by travelling thousands of miles around the globe, but, as the Faculty’s Bill Frain-Bell discovered, other reminders of home are more difficult to shake off.