News and Responses

All the latest news from the Faculty of Advocates

14 Sep

TV star lawyer to give Glasgow talk

Scottish lawyers are to have the chance to quiz a US attorney who has become one of the stars of a television documentary about a high-profile murder case.

14 Sep

Seven advocates appointed QC

Seven members of Faculty have been appointed Queen’s Counsel, bringing to 130 the number of practising seniors at the Bar.

12 Sep

New Chair of Faculty Services Ltd

Leading QC Geoff Clarke has been elected Chair of Faculty Services Limited, the company which provides administrative and other support services for advocates.

11 Sep

Deadline extended for scholarship applications

The Faculty has announced an extension to the deadline for applications for scholarships by those hoping to start devilling in the autumn of 2019, the cut-off now being 5pm on Friday, 21 September.

11 Sep

Book festival slot for QC

Fact will meet fiction, when Denise Mina and Brian McConnachie, QC, chat at this year’s Blairgowrie, Rattray and The Glens’ book festival, BOOKMARK.