27 Dec

Brexit analysis at Faculty event

Brexit and the twists and turns flowing from two historic court rulings will be put under the spotlight at a special Faculty-hosted event.

12 Dec

Faculty member addresses MEPs on e-evidence

A committee of the European Parliament has heard evidence from Iain Mitchell, QC, about a proposed new regulation for the preservation and recovery of electronic evidence.

12 Dec

Scottish Legal Aid Board annual report shows £11m fall

The cost of legal assistance in the last year has fallen by £11.3 million, and the amount paid to advocates was also down, the Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) has announced in its annual report. Comment by Vice-Dean, Angela Grahame, QC.

06 Dec

Four referral Bars meet in Scotland

Advocating access to justice: The latest meeting of the referral Bars of Scotland, England & Wales, Ireland and Northern Ireland took place at the Advocates Library in Edinburgh.

05 Dec

Students raise the bar at National Mock Trials Competition

Scotland’s most senior lawyers were treated to an impressive display of future advocacy talent as students aged 15 to 18 competed in the Scottish heat of the National Mock Trials Competition, at Glasgow’s historic High Court.