News 16 November 2021

Whistleblower Protection Directive: how does this matter to my business?

The European Union passing the Whistleblower Protection Directive has had a direct impact on businesses within the UK and across the EU

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Insights 10 November 2021

No time to die: Recovering money owed from a deceased's estate

Creditors have options where a debtor has died before paying off their debts - it's worth taking action as quickly as possible

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News 8 November 2021

Surge in seven-figure transactions in residential property market

Andrew Diamond, our Head of Residential Property reports on the record number of £1m homes bought and sold in and around Edinburgh this year

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News 5 November 2021

Planning reforms could help achieve Scotland’s climate change targets

Susan Law explains why she believes a policy shift would provide significant boost for drive to net zero

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News 1 November 2021

Making history with Scotland’s first employee-owned full-service accountancy firm

Douglas Roberts, employee ownership legal adviser, assisted Reid & Fraser with its transition to employee ownership

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Insights 26 October 2021

Where there’s a Will, there’s no way: Widow left out of Mother-in-Law’s out-of-date Will

The law in England and Wales saw an ex-wife inherit under former Mother-in-Law’s Will but Scotland’s succession laws would have meant a different outcome for the family

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News 21 October 2021

Lindsays lawyers secure strong endorsements in legal rankings

Our Managing Partner Alasdair Cummings has spoken of his pride as the expertise of the firm and its lawyers has been highlighted in two leading legal directories

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News 18 October 2021

Be sure to make changes to your Will sooner rather than later

Morag Yellowlees highlights why it’s important to keep your Will updated - this article featured in The Scotsman on Monday 18 October

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News 14 October 2021

Senior success for Paralegals announced

We are delighted to announce the promotion of six paralegals in our Residential Property, Employment, Private Client and Commercial Property teams

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Insights 12 October 2021

Scotland’s climate change targets: what legal frameworks are in place?

Susan Law urges landowners and businesses to get to grips with the myriad of legal requirements and consents supporting net zero emissions target

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News 11 October 2021

Taking lessons from the sporting arena into the boardroom

Ian Beattie, our COO shares why he believes that lessons learned in sport can be used to benefit business

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Insights 6 October 2021

Can you remove an executor as named in a Will from office?

Samantha Miller discusses a case which considers the complexities of removing an executor when relationships breakdown

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