bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

  • "really fights your corner..."
    "really fights your corner..." Chambers UK
  • "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach."
    "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach." Chambers UK
  • "really adaptable and innovative approach"
    "really adaptable and innovative approach" Chambers UK
  • "technical mastery (and) commercial realism ...differentiate bto from the competition.”
    "technical mastery (and) commercial realism ...differentiate bto from the competition.” Longstanding bto client
  • "The culture in the firm is second to none and all the solicitors have the highest regard for client service.”
    "The culture in the firm is second to none and all the solicitors have the highest regard for client service.” Legal 500
  • "highly experienced and knowledgeable"
    "highly experienced and knowledgeable" Legal 500
  • "professional and confidence-inspiring."
    "professional and confidence-inspiring." Legal 500
  • "Meticulous, calm and authoritative"
    "Meticulous, calm and authoritative" Chambers UK
  • "prompt, efficient and courteous service"
    "prompt, efficient and courteous service" Legal 500
  • "excellent blend of experience, technical nous and commercial sense"
    "excellent blend of experience, technical nous and commercial sense" Legal 500
  • "thorough and logical thinking"
    "thorough and logical thinking" Chambers UK
  • "superb" "fantastic grasp of detail"
    "superb" "fantastic grasp of detail" Chambers UK

Welcome to bto solicitors

bto is an independent Scottish Law firm with offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

bto solicitors - Chambers UK Top Ranked Firm bto solicitors - Legal 500 Top Tier Firm

You will receive a premier service from our experienced team which caters for the Scots law needs of organisations in the private and public sectors and for individuals. We also provide access to international legal advice through Mackrell International – a global network of independent commercial law firms located in over 60 countries.

We make it our business to know and thoroughly understand your business and personal legal requirements so that we can provide tailored advice and the results you need. Clients range from major insurers to the main medical defence organisations, commercial businesses, housebuilders, established manufacturers, well known retailers, financial institutions, public sector organisations and individuals. Clients welcome our reliability, value for money and transparency.

Types of work undertaken: Commercial and insurance-related litigation, corporate, commercial and residential property and services for individuals. Niche teams include:

Please see bto’s latest News and find out about our future Events.

Latest Tweets

    • 2nd
    • Apr

    Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015

    Out with the old, and in with the new …..On 6 April 2015 the existing CDM Regulations will be replaced by the new CDM Regulations 2015. The new regulations introduces significant changes to the way that you will have to manage health and safety for works ranging from new builds and refurbishment projects to the more routine maintenance works that you carry out day to day on your housing stock.

    • 31st
    • Mar

    bto in World Leading Legal Network

    bto is part of one of the world’s leading global networks according to the latest edition of Chambers & Partners Global Guide for Clients. After extensive research with businesses, Mackrell International has been placed in the category for leading firms both globally and in Latin America.

    • 11th
    • Mar

    bto solicitors appoints consultant in Northern Ireland

    Scottish independent law firm bto solicitors has announced the appointment of James Ferguson as a consultant to service its insurance clients’ needs in Northern Ireland. James is a Partner of Ferguson and Company, a Northern Irish firm based in Belfast which has an established insurance practice.

    • 5th
    • Mar

    Happy 125th Birthday Forth Bridge

    What’s GTA, Hitchcock and Irn-Bru all got in common? Strangely it’s the Forth Bridge, which yesterday celebrated its 125th birthday. bto’s Paul Motion was one of the lucky 250 to receive tickets to attend the Prince's Scottish Business Youth Trust event to climb to the top of the Forth Bridge.

    • 28th
    • Apr

    Hot Topics in Employment Law (Glasgow)

    Employment law gives rise to a large number of issues that employers have to manage on a daily basis. As we regularly work with a large number of employers (of varying sizes) we can identify significant cases and trends that arise. At the moment, there are a number of topical issues employers should be aware of, and this practical session will discuss ways in which these thorny matters can be addressed fairly by employers.

    • 30th
    • Apr

    Hot Topics in Employment Law (Edinburgh)

    Employment law gives rise to a large number of issues that employers have to manage on a daily basis. As we regularly work with a large number of employers (of varying sizes) we can identify significant cases and trends that arise. At the moment, there are a number of topical issues employers should be aware of, and this practical session will discuss ways in which these thorny matters can be addressed fairly by employers.

    • 14th
    • May

    Contribution Best Practice for Preserving Rights of Recovery

    Angus Crawford, Partner, will again use his experience as a dual qualified solicitor to discuss the best practice for preserving rights of recovery and also provide a comparison between Scottish and English law in this area.

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

Contact bto

Glasgow

  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+00 44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+00 44 (0)141 221 7803

Edinburgh

  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+00 44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+00 44 (0)131 222 2949

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