04 July 2016
As personal injury practitioners, there has been a continuing battle against the uncertainty of what the appropriate award should be to grieving relatives for loss of their loved ones. In our 2015 case law round-up we reported on the highest award ever made by a Scottish Jury for distress, grief and loss of society in the case of Anderson & others v Brig Brae Garage Ltd. In that case, the widow was awarded £140,000, an infant child £80,000 and father £80,000.
15 August 2013
Leading Scottish independent law firm bto solicitors has expanded its commercial property team with the appointment of two Partners.
09 June 2011
On 9 June 2011, Ann O’Connell, a specialist in Construction Law accredited by the Law Society of Scotland, and team Associate Jilly Petrie launched bto’s Construction Forum series with: 'Payment in Construction Contracts'.
08 December 2010
Following the achievement of six band 1 rankings in the 2010 edition of The Legal 500, and its insolvency team moving up a tier, bto is delighted to report that Associate Kirsteen Maclean has gained the Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency (Scotland) qualification from the Insolvency Practitioners’ Association (IPA).