Free pensions seminar by University of Edinburgh, in our Library

11 April 2019

What can employers do to help employees engage with workplace pensions?

An event introducing the latest behavioural research into employee engagement with workplace pensions schemes.

Dr. Robertson-Rose of The University of Edinburgh shows how HR practices influence employee behaviour and explains what employers can do to help increase pension scheme engagement.

The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion pointing employers to where they can obtain pension support and advice. The panel includes Ed Owens from Pension Wise (which offers free and impartial government advice about DC pensions options) and Gavin Marshal (Senior Financial Wellbeing Consultant, HSBC).

The seminar will last approximately one hour and will be followed by refreshments and an opportunity to network.

This free seminar will be of interest to employers seeking to improve the financial well-being of their employees
Book your tickets here.

Aberdeen 23 May, 16:00 – 18:00 Society of Advocates Library

Book gifted to Library

11 April 2019

Today we are featured in Scottish Legal News.

See our Brig o’Balgownie Book press release.  With photos on Twitter:


Member Application

10 April 2019

Trainee membership application has been received from Karen Gatherum of Aberdeen City Council.

Fundraising report

29 March 2019

Thank you to everyone who supported last night. We raised a total of £645 with the raffle and the share of the entry price. The Cocktail Night Raffle Winners list.

Many thanks to everyone who donated prizes, came along to the cocktail night, or bought raffle tickets.

Obviously we thanked Cammy Esson of Boozy Events on the night for such a fun time, photos on our Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Closures: Monday 1st to Friday 5th April

26 March 2019

Maria Robertson will be on annual leave on from Monday 1st to Friday 5th April. Linda Elstone will cover the mornings, for the hours of 9.30am – 1pm.

The Coffee Room and Library will be closed from 1pm.

Sincere apologies

Member Application

28 February 2019

Ordinary membership application has been received from Liam Kerr of Trinity Kerr


28 February 2019

Maria Robertson will be out of the office for the morning of Wednesday 6th March.

Maria Robertson will be on annual leave on Friday 8th and Monday 11th March. Jennifer Adams will cover the morning for the hours of 9.30am – 1pm.

The Coffee Room and Library will be closed accordingly.

Sincere apologies

New Speakers

26 February 2019

Last night we trialled some new speakers at a remote access seminar and they made it a lot easier to hear.  These will be available for any events that need them, and we are grateful to Bryan Robertson of Adept4 for supplying them.