bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

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Welcome to BTO Solicitors LLP

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BTO is an independent Scottish Law firm with offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh. 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 the Mackrell International global network.

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.

You may have received correspondence from Attorney: Barr, Richard Grater Herwitt.  For the avoidance of doubt, BTO is not connected in any way with Richard Grater Herwitt Barr.

Contact: BTO Glasgow 0141 221 8012   |   BTO Edinburgh 0131 222 2939

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    Contact BTO


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


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