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Private Client Solicitor

Ruthven Keenan Pollock & Co

We are recruiting for a full time experienced solicitor to join our busy team based at our Victoria Road office.

The successful applicant would preferably have 2-5 years post qualifying experience and must be able to work independently undertaking all types of conveyancing transactions including general sale and purchase transactions, transfers of title; auction purchases; council house purchases and new build purchases. Experience in Executry and other private client business including dealing with Wills, Powers of Attorney and Guardianships would also be desirable.

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Residential Conveyancing Solicitor

Pacitti Jones

Pacitti Jones are a long established, successful and growing Solicitor/Estate Agents with 8 branches across Glasgow and the West. As part of our expansion we are looking to recruit a dynamic and progressive thinking residential conveyancing solicitor, or an experienced paralegal who is able to handle their own case load, to work in our bustling office in the City Centre alongside our existing team of solicitors, paralegals and support staff.

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Conveyancing Solicitor

Miller Beckett & Jackson

We are looking to recruit an experienced solicitor within a dedicated team in our city centre office. Ideally the successful applicant will have at least five years’ PQE. The position is full-time and would suit someone looking for a position with career prospects.

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Immigration Solicitor

Katani & Co Solicitors

Owing to continued and steady growth we are seeking to recruit an experienced immigration law solicitor.
Whilst we will give due consideration to applicants from all levels of experience, we would particularly be interested to hear from practitioners with extensive experience and varied background.

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Private Client and/or Conveyancing Solicitor

Frazer Coogans Solicitors

Frazer Coogans Solicitors, based in Ayr and Prestwick on the Ayrshire coast is one of the leading firms on the west coast of Scotland and only 40 minutes from Glasgow.
Due to continuous expansion we invite applications from Solicitors with experience in Private Client and/or Conveyancing. Excellent terms and prospects for the right person. All levels of experience considered.

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Conveyancing Solicitor

Archibald Sharp

Solicitors and Estate Agents

An excellent opportunity has arisen to work with a traditional yet modern thinking high street firm. A vacancy has arisen due to an increase in business and we are looking to expand. Career prospects for the right person.

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Private Client Solicitor

Low Beaton Richmond

Low Beaton Richmond require an experienced solicitor to deal with mainly Executries, Wills and Powers of Attorney, but perhaps also some conveyancing at their city centre office. The position is full time and would suit someone looking for a position with prospects for career progression.

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Executry/Private Client Paralegal/Experienced Secretary

Frazer Coogans Solicitors

You will work as part of an experienced team in our busy Ayr office. Good terms and conditions for the right candidate. Commitment to team work and providing excellent service important.

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Corporate, Commercial & Property Solicitor

TC Young

TC Young are looking to recruit a solicitor (up to 2yrs NQ) for our Corporate, Commercial & Property department, based in our Glasgow office. This role is a new role that has recently been created within the department, as a result the successful candidate will work with the relevant partners in a variety of different areas. This role is likely to evolve in line with the needs of the firm but presents a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual who is keen to enjoy a variety of different work at an early stage of their career.

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Corporate Solicitor

Holmes Mackillop

We are seeking to expand our Corporate and Commercial practice by adding a Corporate Solicitor.
The role will involve advising clients on a wide range of transactions, especially in the Healthcare sector, including Share Purchases and Sales, Business and Assets Purchases and Sales, Company Buybacks of own Shares, Shareholders’ Agreements, formation of Companies, LLP’s and Partnerships and all related commercial requirements.
There may also be an opportunity to act for Charities and meet their wide range of service requirements.
Based in our Glasgow office, this is an excellent opportunity for a Corporate lawyer working in a larger practice who is seeking more autonomy or someone wishing to make progress in their career.
Ideally, the successful applicant will have at least 3 years’ PQE but we would also welcome interest from a Solicitor with a client following.

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Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland - applications for offices of Sheriff and Summary Sheriff

The Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland (JABS) invites applications from suitably qualified individuals who wish to be considered for appointments to the Offices of Sheriff and Summary Sheriff. Depending on the Sheriffdom appointed to, it is expected that successful applicants will take up post between 4 November 2019 and 13 January 2020.

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The Brodie Cup 2019

Wednesday, 22 May 2019  (afternoon)

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Practice Note no. 3 of 2018

Practice note no. 3 of 2018 issued by Sheriff Principal of Glasgow & Strathkelvin -

Affidavits in Family and Civil Pratnership Actions.

http://www.rfpg.org/images/Practice_Note_3_of_2018.pdf

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New edition of Scottish Standard Clauses launched

Version 3 of the Scottish Standard Clauses was launched on 1st November 2018. 

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Practice Note No. 2 of 2018 - Medical Certificates

Sheriff Principal Craig Turnbull has issued a Practice Note in relation to Medical Certificates.

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Trainee CPD - 2019 TCPD Course - now open for Registration

We are pleased to announce the opening of the TCPD programme for trainee solicitors to run from January to June 2019. This is the programme which has been prescribed by the Law Society and has to be undertaken by all trainee solicitors as a requirement for qualification as a solicitor. It will again be run jointly with the Scottish Law Agents Society and held in the Royal Faculty building.

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Trainee secondment to the Law Society’s Brussels office

Details of opportunity to undertake part of your traineeship in the Law Society’s Brussels office and info. on why your firm should send one of its trainees to Brussels

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Royal Faculty AGM - Thurs 7th June at 5.30pm

Members of the Royal Faculty are cordially invited to this year’s AGM following which there will be a drinks reception held in the Faculty Hall.

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Practice Note no. 1 of 2018 - Children's Referrals

Practice Note issued by Sheriff Principal Turnbull to ensure that children's referral proceedings are conducted as fairly, expiditiously and efficiently as possible.

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Programme Changes in summary criminal business at Glasgow Sheriff Court (with effect from 8 Jan. 2018)

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RFPG CPD Seminars

2a. How to win (or lose) a professional negligence action – the role of the expert in modern litigation
Thursday April 25, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

In this seminar (rearranged from earlier this year) Garry Borland QC will examine issues surrounding the role of the expert witness in professional negligence cases, including the ... Read More

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3a. Family Law for Conveyancers and Private Client Lawyers
Thursday May 2, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

Seminar Topics  • Rights of Cohabitants  • Gifts and Inheritances and impact on matrimonial property  • Cohabitation Agreements and Pre/Post Nuptial ContractsLearning Objectives  •... Read More

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TANQ seminar - Risk Management & the Master Policy – An Early Awareness
Wednesday June 26, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

This talk focuses on the importance of having an awareness of risk management at an early stage in your career. This will be achieved through a focus on what risk means for a new s... Read More

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