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Conveyancing Solicitor

Leonards Solicitors

Conveyancing Solicitor required to join our busy Conveyancing Department.

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Private Client Assistant

Patten & Prentice LLP Greenock

We need an Assistant for a mix of domestic conveyancing and executries and other private client work. Applicants should preferably have at least 2 years PQE but applications from newly qualified Solicitors will be considered. We aim to provide a blue chip service and need an enthusiastic addition to our team. We are planning for the future and there are genuine prospects for the right candidate. A local connection would be preferable but not essential. We invest in our office systems and offer excellent working conditions.

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Royal Faculty Triennial Dinner 21 February 2020

The Royal Faculty's Triennial Dinner is one of the flagship social events of the legal calendar and is an ideal event for members to socialise with clients in a relaxed setting, treat their staff to a prestigious night out and support their Faculty.

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Civil Court Solicitor

Miller Samuel Hill Brown

An opportunity has arisen to join our busy civil court department.

The role involves a varied and interesting workload acting for both pursuer and defender in the Sheriff Court, Court of Session, Land Tribunal and Tier 1 Tribunals.

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Conveyancing Solicitor

McCartney Stewart

McCartney Stewart are a small, friendly High Street practice based in Renfrew. We deal mainly in property and private client work.

Due to the pending retirement of one of the principals, we are looking for an enthusiastic solicitor, preferably 2+ years PQ. Some experience of commercial conveyancing and leasing would be an advantage, but is not essential.

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Conveyancing Solicitor

Macallans

Macallans, a well-respected and long established high street practice with an excellent client base, is recruiting a solicitor to join our busy conveyancing team.

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2nd Year Trainee Solicitor

Oraclelaw Limited

Oraclelaw are looking to engage a 2nd year trainee solicitor to work at their South Side Clarkston office. Suitable candidates will be expected to provide cover at our new office in Glasgow when it opens. Access to a car will occasionally required.

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Conveyancing Solicitor

Cannons Law Practice LLP

Cannons Law Practice LLP is a small and friendly practice based in the heart of the West End of Glasgow. We are a full service firm, specialising in property, dispute resolution and private client work.

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Glasgow Sheriff Court Programme Changes

As a result of a significant drop in the level of JP business Sheriff Principal Turnbull has instructed a number of changes in court dates.

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Members' Coffee Room

Looking for a coffee in Glasgow city centre? - The Small Library in the Royal Faculty building is now a members' coffee room. Offering an oasis of calm in the city centre, good (free) coffee and a chance to meet up with fellow members in a wonderful setting.

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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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)

Programme_Changes_with_effect_from_8_January_2018.docx

Library opening hours over Christmas and New Year

CLOSED Sat. 23rd Dec. – Tue. 26th Dec.

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12. Personal Injury Conference
Wednesday October 23, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

The Royal Faculty’s 9th annual PI Conference will cover the usual wide range of topical subjects affecting personal injury claims and litigation in Scotland. The intention is to u... Read More

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13. Cyber Security (risk management topic)
Thursday October 24, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

Like all businesses, law firms are increasingly reliant on IT and, as a result, are exposed to a range of malicious cyber activity. Losing access to this technology, having funds s... Read More

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