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. Professional Negligence and How to Avoid It
Wednesday January 9, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

The Speaker, Alastair Duncan QC, has a particular interest in professional liability and discipline, and regularly acts on behalf of solicitors, counsel and their professional inde... Read More

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2. Children’s Hearings: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow?
Thursday January 17, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

An acknowledged expert on children’s hearings, Sheriff Miller will chart the origins and history of the system in order to examine its current state and potential future developm... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ seminar - Mediation / Negotiation
Wednesday June 20, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Professor Bryan Clark joined the Law School in 2004 as a lecturer in commercial law and was appointed as head of the Law School from 2013-2016. His main teaching and research inter... Read More

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TANQ Social - How to be a good "Millennial Lawyer"
Wednesday September 19, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

This TANQ Social event will feature a discussion panel looking at the question of - "How to be a good 'Millennial Lawyer'" Exploring issues such as work/life balance, wellbeing, c... 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