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

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Scotland against Modern Slavery – obligations and showing vigilance in relation to supply chains

What is an organisation's obligation to seek to ensure that slavery and human trafficking are not taking place in their supply chains? I was delighted to be asked to be on the panel of speakers for the recent 'Transparency in Supply Chains' event, organised by Brightwork Recruitment, which shared some valuable insight and lessons.

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Adverse Childhood Experiences, resilience and protecting children involved in the court process

Research has shown the impact of 'Adverse Childhood Experiences' on an individual's long-term health. Given the stress which being involved in court proceedings can bring, it is timely that the Scottish Government has now launched a consultation to consider how children and victims of domestic violence can be prioritised in family court cases when parents separate.

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Trainee Solicitor's credibility questioned? Conflict in acting for injured party & credit hire Company? Do these questions justify sanction for Counsel?

Trainee Solicitor's credibility questioned? Conflict in acting for injured party and credit hire Company? Does either of these questions justify sanction for Counsel? The All-Scotland Personal Injury Court recently considered these issues in the case of Neil Robertson v Esure Insurance Limited.

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Harper Macleod advises leading housing association on £70 million funding deal to provide for 700 new homes

Law firm Harper Macleod, has advised one of Scotland's leading housing associations on a £70 million funding deal which will allow it to deliver 700 new homes. The firm's Housing team has become market-leading in assisting housing providers in Scotland to access funding on the capital markets.

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Harper Macleod signs the Armed Forces Covenant

Leading Scottish law firm Harper Macleod demonstrated its support for the country's Armed Forces community by committing to honour the Armed Forces Covenant at a recent signing held in Glasgow.

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Harper Macleod part of legal team advising MPs who have joined Brexit notice withdrawal case

Harper Macleod is part of a legal team advising two Westminster MPs who have joined a legal challenge in relation to the withdrawal process triggered by the UK in relation to the European Union.

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