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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Can you access a loved one's photos or videos after they die?

After a three-year legal fight, widow and mother of one, Rachel Thompson, finally obtained a court order requiring Apple to allow her to access thousands of photos and videos on her deceased husband's mobile phone; many of which featured the deceased and his young daughter in images of cherished family memories.

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How to make a claim for a Brain or Head Injury?

When a brain injury has happened as a result of an accident the right legal advice is crucial.  The prospect of pursuing a claim can be daunting.  Here Marina Harper highlights just some of the steps our specialist solicitors would navigate on your behalf to make a brain or head injury claim as part of Headway's Action For Brain Injury Week.

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Asylum seekers' case puts recovery of possession of property in the spotlight

Housing issues are more topical than ever, featuring regularly in the media. In Scotland, private residential tenancies also created, partly to provide additional security of tenure to tenants. This includes the abolition of the no-fault procedure for seeking recovery of a property. A recent set of cases in England, relating to asylum seekers' housing rights, touches on important points regarding when landlords can gain entry to a property.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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