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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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The Royal Faculty Education Programme is designed to offer legal professionals from an array of backgrounds informative, detailed and useful seminars delivered by renowned experts in their field. Royal Faculty CPD events are open to all legal professionals (with discounts available for trainees and paralegals) and are also free for law students.

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RFPG CPD Seminars

10. Private Client Half-day Conference
Wednesday March 21, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Conference Topics: Care Home Fees (Emma Horne)   Tax Update (Gordon Watt) Relevant developments in tax, including –      • domicile;     • avoidance and evasion (t... Read More

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RFPG CPD Seminars

11. Introduction to Social Enterprise
Thursday March 22, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

A social enterprise is a business which applies commercial acumen to solve social or environmental problems – often wrongly described as charities, in fact only a small number of... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ Seminar - How Not to Annoy Your Sheriff
Monday April 16, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Advocacy is the art of persuasion- good advocacy is as much about knowing what not to do as it is about being aware of what you should do. The TANQ Society is delighted that Sheri... Read More

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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 3593 (tel)
0141 332 4714 (fax)