Turcan Connell bolstered by Solicitor Advocate appointments

Turcan Connell’s Litigation and Family Law Team have recently been bolstered by further Solicitor Advocate appointments, not only in Lindsey Ogilvie, partner in our Edinburgh office, but Noel Ferry, partner...

Loss of business rates relief – the cost for our children and young people

Kenneth Pinkerton, Senior Associate in Turcan Connell's Charity Law Team write's in The Courier.

Sponsor at The Scottish Asian & Business Awards 2018

The Scottish Asian & Business Awards 2018 took place on Tuesday 18th December at the Crowne Plaza hotel, Glasgow. Turcan Connell was delighted to be sponsor of the Professional of...

Our Tax Response to the 2019/20 Draft Scottish Budget

Scottish Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay, has delivered the latest Draft Scottish Budget. The key areas in relation to taxation can be summarised as follows: Land and Buildings Transaction Tax There...

Our Tax response to the UK 2018 Autumn Budget

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, delivered the UK 2018 Autumn Budget speech on Monday afternoon. So what exactly did the Chancellor say and, more importantly, what did it actually mean? There...

Senior Solicitor, Zaynab Al Nasser, Appointed President of Scottish Women in Business

Zaynab Al Nasser, a Senior Solicitor at Turcan Connell, has become one of the youngest Presidents of Scottish Women in Business (SWIB), a leading networking group for business women in...

Scottish Land Court Removes a Tenant’s 1991 Act Status | Heather Bruce in ALA Magazine

Fyffe v Esslemont, Scottish Land Court, 28th March 2018, is a significant and novel decision of the Scottish Land Court to grant a landlord’s application to remove the 1991 Act...

Lawyers eye divorce plea in the south | Lindsey Ogilvie in the Sunday Herald

Family law teams across Scotland have paid great attention to the Supreme Court’s decision not to grant Tini Owens’s application under English law to divorce her husband.

Plan ahead for future and inevitable changes in law | David Ogilvy in The Scotsman

May would have been a busy month for family businesses as directors and managers fine-tuned their Data Protection Policies, contacted suppliers to seek assurances of their compliance with any data...

Inheritance Tax | Chris Sheldon on BBC Radio Scotland

The Resolution Foundation, an independent British think tank, has released a wealth report which shows that Scotland's total household wealth has passed the £1 trillion barrier for the first time....

Turcan Connell: A modern twist on traditional legal practice

Edinburgh’s skyline has changed a lot over the past 20 years. From the offices of the law firm Turcan Connell in Tollcross, Simon Mackintosh, the chairman, can see how the...

Custody Access Residence Contact | Gillian Crandles in the Sunday Herald

Since the Children (Scotland) Act 1995 came into force over 20 years ago we have had the concept of equal rights and responsibilities for parents. Those “equal” rights, however, only...