News and Responses

All the latest news from the Faculty of Advocates

07 Apr

Deirdre MacNeill, QC

The Faculty has been deeply saddened to learn of the death of Sheriff Deirdre MacNeill, QC. She was 65.

02 Apr

We want to help, says SCBA

The criminal Bar has welcomed a decision by Ministers to withdraw their plan for trial without jury, and vowed to help “find a temporary solution to this temporary problem.”

01 Apr D Bartos

SLC post for counsel

A member of Faculty has been appointed a Commissioner of the Scottish Law Commission.

17 Mar Faculty Crest


The Faculty is monitoring advice constantly as we strive to maintain a high level of service and support to clients and agents, while keeping the health of our members and staff as our main concern.