It’s becoming part of the Festive tradition, and this year every effort is again being made by the Faculty to “bring Christmas to life” for families in need.
News and Responses
All the latest news from the Faculty of Advocates
Our man in Europe, Iain Mitchell, QC, has been speaking at an international conference in Tblisi to celebrate the centenary of the Georgian Bar.
Protecting women from exploitation must be a key objective of plans to reform the law on surrogacy, the Faculty has said.
Congratulations Mackie Academy of Stonehaven, winners of the 2019 Scottish heat of the Bar Mock Trial Competition.
At the start of Pro Bono Week, the Faculty has restated a commitment to helping people to assert legal rights by offering a free service in appropriate cases.
The founder of the Faculty’s MiniTrials initiative and its linchpin for the past 17 years has passed on the baton - quite literally!
The leading defence counsel, Brian McConnachie, QC, has been chosen as Lawyer of the Week in the law section of The Times.
An open invitation is being extended to the second Lord Jones Excellence in Advocacy event.
The Faculty’s Laigh Hall is the venue for a discussion by Lady Scott and Professor Sharon Cowan of how abused women are treated under the law in Scotland.