6 February, 2019

Graham Bell QC OBE

Ampersand is saddened to learn of the death of former member Graham Bell QC on 3rd February 2019 aged 81. Mr Bell was a leading figure of the Bar. He joined the Faculty in 1980 and retired in 2010, and was awarded OBE in 2011 for services to legal profession in Scotland. He will be […]

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31 January, 2019

Ampersand advocate helps with Women in the Law UK Scottish launch

Ampersand’s Susanne Tanner QC was amongst the speakers at the Scottish launch for Women in the Law UK on 30th January 2019. Women in the Law UK is a not-for-profit professional and personal development organisation with more than 700 members. The support network has been running in Manchester, where it began, for several years, and last year […]

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24 January, 2019

Ampersand Advocates welcomes World Trademark Review 2019 rankings

Ampersand Advocates Craig Sandison QC and Usman Tariq feature in the 2019 rankings of the World Trademark Review 1000. The WTR 1000 research directory, which focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners, has established itself as the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking world-class legal trademark expertise. The World Trademark Review undertook a qualitative research project […]

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22 January, 2019

Counsel starring with star at Burns Suppers

Ampersand’s Lisa Henderson QC is to give the Reply to the Toast to the Lassies, while Arabella Weir, actor and writer, and currently appearing as Beth in the BBC sitcom Two Doors Down, will present the Immortal Memory at the Dunfermline United Burns Club 203rd Anniversary Dinner on Wednesday, 23rd January 2019, at Keavil House Hotel, Crossford. […]

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8 January, 2019

Success for Ampersand silk in Alex Salmond Judicial Review

Former First Minister Alex Salmond has won his judicial review challenging a finding that he sexually harassed two women during his time in office, after the Scottish Government conceded that it breached its own guidelines by appointing an investigating officer who had prior involvement with the complainers. Ampersand’s Ronnie Clancy QC acting for Alex Salmond appeared […]

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3 January, 2019

Ampersand junior wins at Legal 500 Awards 2019

Ampersand is delighted that Usman Tariq has won at the Legal 500 Awards 2019. Congratulations to Usman for winning Scottish Bar “Junior of the Year”. The awards are unique in the legal industry as they recognise each element of the profession equally, representing the very best law firms, chambers, silks, in-house lawyers, business leaders and general […]

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