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All the latest news from the Faculty of Advocates


08 Jan

21st turns 20 online

A very special 21st Century Bar Conference will also be a very different conference as it adapts to coronavirus restrictions.

17 Dec

New panel of Standing Juniors

A new panel of Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government sees Paul Reid appointed as First Standing Junior.

16 Dec

THANK YOU

The Faculty’s Christmas Collection for vulnerable families has been a tear-inducing success, and a heartfelt THANK YOU goes out to everyone who helped.

07 Dec J Bain

New Vice-President for SCBA

The new Vice-President of the Scottish Criminal Bar Association has been announced as Jennifer Bain - and she wants to use the position to repay a debt.

04 Dec

Advocate General sworn in

The new Advocate General for Scotland, Lord Stewart of Dirleton, QC, has been installed at a ceremony in the First Division courtroom of Parliament House, Edinburgh.