Local Holidays 2022-2023

Please see below for the list of Local Holidays ( December 2022 to December 2023)


2023 Local Holidays

Sunday 25th of December 2022

(Christmas Day)

Monday 26th of December 2022

(Boxing Day)

Monday, 2nd of January

(New Year’s)

Tuesday, 3rd of January

New Year (New Year’s Day falls on a Sunday hence substitute day will be 03/01/23)

Monday, 17th of April 2023

(April Holiday)

Monday, 1st of May 2023

(May Day)

Monday, 8th of May 2023 *

( Coronation Bank Holiday, per announcement by first Minister)

Monday, 10th of July 2023

(Summer Holiday /start of Trades Fortnight)

Monday, 25th of September 2023

(Autumn Holiday)

Monday, December 26th 2023

(Christmas Day)

Tuesday, December 26th 2023

( Boxing Day)

Trainee Membership Applications 2021-22

Trainee Applications have been received by:

Lauren Curtis- James & George Collie LLP ( February 2022)

Jasmine Munro- Mackinnons Solicitors ( March 2022)

Iona Garland- Mackinnons Solicitors ( March 2022)

Cameron Milne – Mackinnons Solicitors ( March 22)

Natasha Grace Haggart – Burnett & Reid LLP ( May 2022)



With much sadness, the members of the Society of Advocates in Aberdeen and their families mourn the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We owe such a debt of gratitude for her dedication and service to the nation and Commonwealth. We offer our sympathies to his Majesty the King and the Royal family.

– Duncan Love, President of the Society of Advocates in Aberdeen