28 Aug

Civil justice statistics published

New figures reveal that 73,640 civil cases were initiated in Scotland in 2016-17 – the lowest since current statistics began in 2008-09.

23 Aug

Lord Mackay of Drumadoon

The Faculty is saddened to have been informed of the death of the retired judge, the Rt Hon the Lord Mackay of Drumadoon. He was 72.

21 Aug

Judicial shadowing scheme launched

Advocates and others interested in pursuing a judicial career are being offered the chance to shadow a senator or a sheriff to learn about the work.

16 Aug

Hair-raising visit to Faculty for Malawian girls!

Six young stars of the Malawian Youth Choir took time out from performances at The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo to visit the Faculty – and for at least one of them, the occasion went straight to her head.