Lady Liberty

Court of Session Reforms: Good news for clients

Scotland’s most senior judge, The Lord President, has announced reforms to the Court of Session’s calendar which it is hoped, will greatly increase the speed with which cases proceed through... Read More >
Dm Europe

Loss of appeal rights for extended family members

A European national who is exercising treaty rights in the United Kingdom, or who has the right of permanent residence in the United Kingdom, is entitled to have his/her family... Read More >

UK Immigration and Asylum fees set to soar

Despite opposition from law firms, judges and various professional bodies, the UK government has recently announced significant increases to the cost of immigration tribunal hearings. Read More >

Debunking some of the common myths around visa applications

In this article Blair Melville debunks 5 common myths around visa applications. 1.You can only make a Visa application from your country of origin a. FALSE - While this is... Read More >
Fundingof Civil

Expenses and Funding of Civil Litigation Bill

The cost of litigation has long been recognised as a major barrier to justice. Firstly, parties need to think about how to pay their own legal fees (which is becoming... Read More >

Personal Injury team recommended by Legal 500 UK for 2016

Drummond Miller’s long-established and successful personal injury team has been recommended for another consecutive year for the legal services it provides to those claiming compensation for the injuries they have... Read More >
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Clinical Negligence team maintains Top Tier Ranking from Legal 500 UK for 2016

Our highly regarded and specialised team has again been recognised as one of the top tier providers of clinical negligence advice in Scotland. We specialise in pursuing claims and have... Read More >

Contact and Residence after Separation

When a couple with children under the age of 16 years decide to separate, decisions must be made in relation to where the child (or children) live, who the child... Read More >
Justuce Scotland

Judicial Review Update - What difference have the new rules made in Scotland?

In February of last year, I wrote an article about the changes that were to be made to the rules for bringing a Judicial Review in Scotland. These were scheduled... Read More >