Japanese knotweed: not such a problem after all?

A recent report from the Science and Technology Committee has concluded that the UK’s current approach to Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) is ‘overly cautious’ with the need for a more...

Turcan Connell responds to Scottish Government plans for independent schools

Turcan Connell has submitted views to the Scottish Government in relation to its proposal to remove rating relief from independent schools, as contained in the Non-Domestic Rates (Scotland) Bill.

Turcan Connell sponsors the SWIB Awards

The Scottish Women in Business (SWIB) Awards took place on Sunday 19th May at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow.

Promotions at Turcan Connell

We're delighted to announce the appointment of our first two Legal Directors, Jenny Younger and Kenneth Pinkerton, along with the promotion of other members of staff.

Scottish Parliament briefing on inheritance law

The Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICe) has published a research briefing on inheritance law in Scotland (also known as succession law or the law of succession). It looks at both...

Tenant farming commissioner publishes conduct of agents guide

Scotland’s Tenant Farming Commissioner (TFC) Bob McIntosh has published ‘A guide to the professional conduct of agents and how to make a complaint’. The purpose of the guide is to...

Appointment of new Managing Partner and two Partners

We're delighted to announce the appointment of Gillian Crandles as Managing Partner. One of the country’s leading divorce lawyers, Gillian is only the second person to occupy this role in...

Pete Murrin joins as Partner, Tax & Succession

We're delighted to welcome Pete Murrin to the firm, who joins as Partner in our Tax & Succession team based at our Glasgow office.

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.