News

New Committee line up

28 November 2018

At last night’s AGM Roger Connon passed the President’s chain to Martin Ewan. Ken MacDonald was promoted to Senior Vice President and Duncan Love joined the Committee as Junior Vice President. Lisa Gregory stood down after her year as Immediate Past President and Kim McLeod joined the Committee as an ordinary member.

Full Committee details are at the bottom of the About page.

 

New committee line up

Annual Subscriptions due

23 November 2018

The subscription notice for the current year is now available, payment is due by the 31st October 2018

Contribution Notice 2019

 

Member applications

19 November 2018

Applications for Ordinary membership have been received from Emma MacFarland of Burness Paull and Hollie Hutchison of Mackinnons.

Will Search mailing list

16 February 2018

Updated list..

The Society offers a mailing list round its member firms who deal with wills in order to help find any which are missing. The firms included in this mailing list are as follow:

Aberdein Considine & Co, AC Morrison & Richards, Alastair Hart & Co, Alex Hutcheon + Co, Blackadders, Brodies, Bruce MacDonald & Co, Burness Paull, Burnett & Reid, Campbell Connon, Clyde & Co, Dentons, Duthie Ward, Fraser & Mulligan, George Mathers & Co, Grant Smith Law Practice, Gray & Connochie, Gray & Gray, Hamilton Watt, Iain Smith Solicitors, James & George Collie, John Davie & Co, Jonathan Tait & Co, Law Practice, Ledingham Chalmers, Lindsay & Kirk, Mackie & Dewar, Mackinnons, Matthew Cohen and Associates, Patience & Buchan, Pat Sinclair & Co, Peterkins, Plenderleath Runcie, Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace, Simpson & Marwick, Solicitors Direct, Storie Cruden & Simpson, Stronachs, Taggart Meil Mathers

Society merchandise

12 February 2018

We once again have silk Society ties, available to purchase for £25 each

New Junior Vice President

15 January 2018

Following Friday’s Special General Meeting we now have Ken MacDonald of Brodies as our Junior Vice President. Pictured here with the President Roger Connon.

Society of Advocates Junior Vice President

New Management Committee 2017

29 November 2017

Following last night’s AGM our Management Committee now has a new line up.  Here is a photo of our President, his Senior Vice President and the Immediate Past President. From left: Lisa Gregory of Digby Brown, Immediate Past President; Roger Connon of Pincent Masons, President and; Martin Ewan of Pincent Masons, Senior Vice President.

Society of Advocates Management Committee

Coffee Room update

14 November 2017

Our self serve tea/coffee room now features a pod coffee machine as well as a selection of fruit teas, and of course biscuits!  A drink and biscuit is just £1 with half of this going to the President’s charity of the year.  Poster available here

Society of Advocates tea and coffee room

Stronachs office move

5 October 2017

Stronachs are moving to 28 Albyn Place, AB10 1YL with effect from Monday 16th October.