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Finney v Welsh Ministers: Important Implications for Section 42 Applications

Finney v Welsh Ministers: Important Implications for Section 42 Applications

13th November 2019

In Finney v Welsh Ministers & Ors, the Appeal Court of England and Wales recently considered the validity of an application under section 73 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (equivalent of a section 42 application in Scotland) in circumstances where the proposed changes to conditions also require a change to the description of development.

Finney v Welsh Ministers: Important Implications for Section 42 Applications

Finney v Welsh Ministers: Important Implications for Section 42 Applications

13th November 2019

In Finney v Welsh Ministers & Ors, the Appeal Court of England and Wales recently considered the validity of an application under section 73 of the Town and Cou
RELATIONSHIPS AT WORK

RELATIONSHIPS AT WORK

5th November 2019

Until comparatively recently, very few of us had heard of Relationships at Work Policies. However, with the steep rise in sexual harassment claims and the emergence
The Life Cycle of a Property Part 3

The Life Cycle of a Property Part 3

4th November 2019

The Life Cycle of a Property: Part 3 Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP, The Capital Building, 2nd Floor, 12-13 St Andrew Square, Edinburgh EH2 2AF Tuesday 26th
Ian Macdonald Re-elected to STEP Council

Ian Macdonald Re-elected to STEP Council

1st November 2019

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP Private Client Partner Ian Macdonald has been re-elected as a STEP Council member. A STEP member since 1990, Ian has represent
WJM INVERNESS LEGAL DUO ANNOUNCE RETIREMENT

WJM INVERNESS LEGAL DUO ANNOUNCE RETIREMENT

31st October 2019

Two solicitors from Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie's Inverness office have announced their retirements after over 88 combined years in the legal profession. Geor
Public Procurement, Cake and SME benefits

Public Procurement, Cake and SME benefits

25th October 2019

Public Procurement policy and practice, when it comes to facilitating SME involvement, seems to be focused solely upon ensuring there are opportunities at a Sub-Con
WJM BUILDS ON CONSTRUCTION OFFERING WITH APPOINTMENT OF NEW PARTNER

WJM BUILDS ON CONSTRUCTION OFFERING WITH APPOINTMENT OF NEW PARTNER

1st October 2019

Construction specialist solicitor Ross Taylor has joined Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP as Partner. Ross Taylor, who has headed up Taylor Law in Dunfermline
WJM Renewable Energy Seminar 2019

WJM Renewable Energy Seminar 2019

19th September 2019

SAVE THE DATE! Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP's popular Renewable Energy Seminar will take place on Tuesday 26th November, 2019 at the Apex Waterloo Place Ho
Welcome to WJM!

Welcome to WJM!

3rd September 2019

WJM is delighted to welcome our new first year trainees to the company.  Scott Paterson, Iona Whyte, Monika Koczwara, Marion MacDonald, Susannah Green and Han
Bangladesh, the Maldives, Micronesia – and Sanday in the Orkney Islands: what do they have in common?

Bangladesh, the Maldives, Micronesia – and Sanday in the Orkney Islands: what do they have in common?

27th August 2019

The recent really heavy rains – the second once in a century event that I can remember this decade – makes me glad that we live towards the top of a sma
Moy the force be with you!

Moy the force be with you!

5th August 2019

Friday and Saturday was the Highland Field Sports Fair. That’s it’s Sunday name; in the Central belt it’s known as the Moy Fair; and in Moy, it&rs
FAMILY LAW SPECIALISTS JOIN SCOTTISH FIRM

FAMILY LAW SPECIALISTS JOIN SCOTTISH FIRM

1st August 2019

Two family law specialists have joined Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP, marking a considerable expansion of the firm’s family law offering. Joining from
Employment Briefing - July Update

Employment Briefing - July Update

1st August 2019

Welcome to July's Employment news briefing, providing a summary of some of the recent employment judgements. If you have any questions about any of the topics cove
WJM Sponsors The Herald Budget Briefing 2019

WJM Sponsors The Herald Budget Briefing 2019

25th July 2019

WJM is once again delighted to be sponsoring The Herald's budget briefing. WJM Partner and Head of Wealth Planning Grant Johnston will be on their panel of experts
WJM SOLICITOR RETURNS TO HOME COUNTY FOR CAITHNESS SHOW

WJM SOLICITOR RETURNS TO HOME COUNTY FOR CAITHNESS SHOW

16th July 2019

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie's Caithness-born solicitor Elisa Miller is set to return to her home county this weekend to offer legal advice and guidance to visi