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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 students studying for a law degree or a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Studies, 

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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

Community rights to buy under Scottish land reform legislation
Thursday January 27, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

About the Talk: In this talk, Malcolm will provide an overview of the community rights to buy which are provided for in the Land Reform (Scotland) Acts of 2003 and 2016, together w... Read More Find more RFPG seminars

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Macphail: Sheriff Court Practice (4th ed.) - What to look out for
Thursday February 3, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

About the Talk: This seminar will focus on contemporary Issues in Civil Procedure  About the Speaker: Sheriff Andrew M Cubie was solicitor in private practice in Glasgow, spe... Read More Find more RFPG seminars

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TANQ Event - Tips for hybrid and remote working for Trainees and NQs of the Covid-19 Generation
Tuesday February 1, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
We have a very exciting virtual event scheduled for the 1st February 2022 at 6pm. It has been a challenging time for junior lawyers who have either had to train under new working ... Read More

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Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
12 Nelson Mandela Place,
Glasgow G2 1BT
0141 332 3593 (tel)
library@rfpg.org

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