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Scotland’s small law firms

Posted on May 06, 2019 By In Firms, Events and seminars

Scotland’s small towns and communities have been greatly diminished in the past 25 years. Our distinctive High Streets have been decimated as local retailers, banks and post offices have disappeared. Yet amid this transformational change, the local law firm has managed to stand firm.  A proud presence in hundreds of

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Law firms merit a place on the high streets

Posted on Dec 05, 2015 By In The Expert View, Firms

On Small Business Saturday Malcolm Mackay considers that local lawyers are small businesses that are part of our towns. High street law firms are small businesses that appear to be caught in a perfect storm involving fundamental reform in the legal profession, the advance of technology, changing client expectations and

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UEL expands with French Duncan as first Associate members

Posted on Aug 04, 2015 By In Firms, News from the UEL network

French Duncan, the leading mid-tier accounting and business advisory firm, with offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling, Dumbarton and Hamilton, have become the first Associate members of United Employment Lawyers, the national UK network of collaborative employment law firms. Malcolm Mackay, the chairman of United Employment Lawyers, said: "While we remain

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