RFPG Membership

The Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow exists for the benefit of its Members and has, since before 1668, represented the interests of its Members and the legal profession in Glasgow and the West of Scotland.

Objectives

The objectives of the Royal Faculty are -

  • to advance the professional interests of its Members;
  • to provide access to legal information through the Library; offering the highest possible levels of service to Members using the Library through appropriate and usefully organised resources and accurate, unbiased and courteous responses to all requests;
  • to deliver the highest quality of education to Members at a price that reflects real added value;
  • to continue to provide a centre for meetings and seminars which will be in constant demand.

Membership

Membership of the Royal Faculty is open to all solicitors who are members of the Law Society of Scotland, advocates and retired members of the legal profession.

There are a number of different types of Membership available -

  • Practice Unit Membership - all members of the firm, including support staff, have full reading and borrowing rights within the Library.
  • Individual Membership - only named individual can use library services.
  • Retired Membership - for former members of the Royal Faculty or the Law Society of Scotland.
  • Book Lending Scheme - reduced rate for firms and individuals practicing outwith the greater Glasgow area - no reading rights within the main Library or the Sheriff Court Information Suite - books can be sent by DX or LP and can use the Document Delivery service.
  • Student membership - open to all Postgraduate law and Diploma in Legal Studies students

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The Privileges of Membership

  • Membership of the Royal Faculty confers a number of privileges, among these are -
  • Access to, and borrowing privileges with, the well-stocked Library;
  • Reduced rates for attendance at CPD Seminars;
  • Reduced rates of hall hire;
  • Reduced rates for access to the Legal Vacancy Service;
  • Access to the Discounted Book Scheme;

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RFPG CPD Seminars

1. Latest Developments in the Enforcement of Heritable Securities
Thursday August 31, 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM

This session will cover the latest developments in the enforcement of heritable securities, including a review of recent case law and a summary of the latest position in relation t... Read More

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2. Residential Tenancies Half-day Conference
Wednesday September 6, 9:30 AM - 1:20 PM

With the most significant changes to the law governing private tenancies in decades being introduced by the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 the Royal Faculty is to ... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ - How not to annoy your Sheriff
Wednesday July 26, 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. Sheriff Cubie was formerly a solicitor... Read More

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TANQ Seminar - Debt Recovery
Monday October 9, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Cost: Free for trainees, solicitors (up to 2 years' PQE) and law students.For Solicitors over 2 years PQE there is a charge of £20.Venue: Royal Faculty of Procurators, 12 Nelson M... Read More

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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)
library@rfpg.org