An Advocate from the 19th Century has hit the headlines, and will continue to rack up column inches until Christmas.
All the latest news from the Faculty of Advocates
The winners have been announced in the Scottish Bar section of The Legal 500 UK Awards 2020 - Aidan O'Neill, QC, and Laura-Anne van der Westhuizen..
Problems could be created by changing the way victim statements are presented in court, the Faculty has cautioned.
The Faculty Choir is in fine voice, and hoping as many people as possible will join it for the traditional charity carol concert.
Delays in the planning system will be put in the spotlight by Scotland’s senior judge and a leading planning QC at a seminar.
Surely he won't miss Christmas...the pressure is on defence counsel. But we're confident justice will prevail, and a charity will be boosted.
Concerns have been expressed by the Faculty that planned legislation designed to ensure the voice of the child is heard in court could be “retrogressive”.
Congratulations to the Faculty’s Aidan O’Neill, QC, and Wendy Hay for picking up titles at The Herald Law Awards of Scotland 2019.
Newly-published author, Stephen O'Rourke, QC, is helping to write a fresh chapter in the story of the Tumbling Lassie, and boosting her fundraising appeal.
Aspects of plans to compensate historical child abuse in care could create a “survivor hierarchy” and deny payments to some victims, the Faculty has suggested.