Why choose Harper Macleod?
Harper Macleod is a leading independent Scottish law firm with offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness, Lerwick and Thurso, offering a full range of commercial and personal legal services across Scotland, the UK and further afield.
At Harper Macleod, it's all about you, not us. We put your needs at the heart of everything we do. We believe that your success determines our success and because no two clients are the same to
us, we'll work harder than anyone else to understand your needs and objectives. You need problem solvers and advisers, not just lawyers. Our inquisitive nature means you can be sure we'll get under the skin of your business or personal related matter and provide you with an effective solution.
It's this drive that sets us apart and delivers a better outcome for you or your organisation. Learn more
We believe our awards are testament to the firm's innovative and client focused approach. We have won many regional, national and international awards in recent years both across the firm and as individuals.
Working in partnership
As one of Scotland's leading, full service law firms, we advise businesses, organisations and individuals on all of their legal needs in Scotland, the UK and beyond.
Our people are our main asset, and we are the firm of choice for advisers who have the drive and desire think differently, adapting and evolving along with your needs. You can see our full team here
A wealth of knowledge
The law never stands still, and the way it applies to you and your organisation is constantly evolving. Our people are on top of these developments and can keep you up to date with some of the most interesting aspects of these changes.
Sex Discrimination & Shared Parental Leave
The Court of Appeal has today published its decision in relation to Hextall v Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police and Ali v Capita Customer Management, two cases that considered whether or not it was discriminatory for employers not to pay a man who takes shared parental leave following the birth of a child at the same rate as a woman on maternity leave.
Brain Injuries - Concussion in Football & Rugby
We have a great weekend of sport to look forward to this weekend with both the Scottish Cup Final and Pro14 Rugby final. While football and rugby are both fantastic sports, in recent times they have had to deal with growing issues around how best to ensure the safety of competitors. With that in mind, the subject of our final blog is concussion in sport.
Data protection law celebrates 1st birthday – but has the GDPR lived up to the hype?
On 25 May 2018, data protection law across the EU was overhauled and for a brief moment in time the GDPR became a hot topic – surpassing even Beyoncé as a search term on Google. One year on, has its impact lived up to the hype?
Delivering a vision of our energy future at the 10th Scottish Highlands Renewable Energy Conference
The 10th Scottish Highlands Renewable Energy Conference, held in Inverness on 25 April 2019, delivered a vision of our energy future - using the decade milestone to look back on a decade of progress – despite some major challenges – and forward to what the future might hold for renewables.
Harper Macleod announces five new Partners as it continues strategy of promoting talent from within
Harper Macleod is delighted to announce five new Partners across the country as it heads into a new financial year with its sights set on increasing its share of the legal market.
West Stand Warriors get a night to remember at first ever Harper Macleod fan extravaganza
Glasgow Warriors fans who call the Harper Macleod West Stand home were treated to a fantastic night at Scotstoun Stadium this week, ahead of the big game against Saracens this weekend.