Legal

Merger sees property expert return to Thorntons

Leading Scottish law firm, Thorntons, has strengthened its Dundee conveyancing team by merging with Kim Barclay Solicitors. Founder Kim began her career at Thorntons, later launching her own successful residential property and will and executry practice – and two decades...

Harper Macleod commits to more Modern Apprentices

Law firm Harper Macleod aims to grow its number of Modern Apprentices as it congratulates its latest cohort of successful graduates coming through the programme. There are currently 32 colleagues who are working towards, or have completed, their Modern Apprenticeships. More...

Return of the Highlands’ leading business event

After a two year enforced postponement due to the Covid pandemic, Inverness Chamber of Commerce has announced the return of its flagship event in 2022. The Highland Business Dinner will take place on Friday 20th May at the Drumossie Hotel,...

Succession planning secured as award-winning firm transitions to Employee Ownership Trust

An award-winning construction management training company has become the latest Scottish business to become an employee-owned enterprise – the ‘crowning achievement’ of its 35th anniversary celebrations. With immediate effect, shares in Glasgow-based Esteem Training Limited previously owned by founder and...

Dealmaking and diversity double for leading law firm

Independent commercial law firm Burness Paull has been named Legal Advisor of the Year at the 2021 Scottish Business Insider Deals & Dealmakers Awards - and winner of a UK-wide diversity award for its work on raising awareness of...