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Welcome to the Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow


Incorporated prior to 1668 and continuing to serve the needs of the legal profession in Glasgow and West Central Scotland.


About the RFPG

The Royal Faculty of Procurators is a body which was incorporated prior to 1668 and continues to serve the needs of the legal profession in Glasgow and West Central Scotland. Providing members with access to a large law library with significant holdings, a well regarded CPD education programme, the services of an auditor and a venue in the city centre for a wide variety of events.

The Library

The Royal Faculty of Procurators has maintained a library since 1817 which has been housed at the Royal Faculty building at 12 Nelson Mandela Place in the centre of Glasgow since 1856. There is also a small branch library at the Glasgow Sheriff Court.

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As a special offer - if you book at least three seminars at the outset you will receive a further evening seminar of your choice free of charge.

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RFPG CPD Seminars

Public Law 1/2-day Conference
Wednesday April 1, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  Speakers: Prof. Tom Mullen (University of Glasgow), Adrian Stalker (Westwater Advocates), Iain Nisbet (Head ... Read More

Consent to Medical Treatment: Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board
Thursday April 16, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

Speaker: Lauren Sutherland (Advocate, Ampersand Stable) Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board: Landmark Supreme Court d... Read More

TANQ Seminars

How Not to Annoy Your Sheriff
Thursday April 9, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Speaker: Sheriff Sean Murphy  Cost: FreeVenue: Royal Faculty of Procurators, 12 Nelson Mandela Pl., G2 1BTCPD/TCPD ti... Read More

Practical Advocacy Skills
Thursday June 11, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Speaker: Scott Manson (Advocate) TANQ are delighted to host a Practical Advocacy Skills seminar. Scott Manson, from AM ... Read More

Jobs Direct

Welcome to Jobs Direct, the legal vacancies section of the Royal Faculty of Procurators' website - a cost effective, efficient way of ensuring that your recruitment needs are met. All legal vacancies advertised through this service will be e-mailed to an extensive client list of lawyers.

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TANQ Society

The TANQ society host free CPD and networking events aimed at law students, diploma students, trainees and newly qualified Scottish solicitors..

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Auditor Service

The Auditor Service provides a fee assessment service (trust and executry, commercial leases, corporate work and general business) to both members and non-members.

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Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
12 Nelson Mandela Place,
Glasgow G2 1BT
0141 332 3595 (tel)
0141 332 4714 (fax)