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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 visitors at the 2019 Caithness Show in Wick.

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
Employment Briefing – June Update

Employment Briefing – June Update

2nd July 2019

Welcome to June'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
INVERNESS LAW FIRM ACQUISITION ANNOUNCED AS HIGHLAND SOLICITOR RETIRES

INVERNESS LAW FIRM ACQUISITION ANNOUNCED AS HIGHLAND SOLICITOR RETIRES

1st July 2019

The Inverness branch of Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP has acquired the practice of Calum I Duncan Corporate Lawyers in the city. The move comes as Calum Dun
Your ‘right’ to inherit when your partner has died: time for reform?

Your ‘right’ to inherit when your partner has died: time for reform?

27th June 2019

What you need to know The Scottish Government recently consulted on the Scots law of intestacy. These are the rules which regulate the division of a deceased&rsquo
Data protection in M&A deals – at crossed purposes?

Data protection in M&A deals – at crossed purposes?

26th June 2019

Corporate briefing: data protection rules impact on the due diligence process in corporate sales or disposals, and steps should be followed to ensure that personal
Inverness Expansion

Inverness Expansion

18th June 2019

WJM's Inverness office has expanded and our new office suite is up and running.  Special thanks goes to Julie Lister, Director at The Green House Inverness fo
WJM Trainee Blogs

WJM Trainee Blogs

14th June 2019

2019 is particularly significant year for the legal profession because it is 100 years since a change in the law permitted women to become lawyers for the first tim
WHAT DO YOU MEAN THERE’S A LEASE?

WHAT DO YOU MEAN THERE’S A LEASE?

6th June 2019

It is not uncommon to find a tenant who occupies commercial premises and pays rent on nothing more than a hand shake with the landlord. Months or even years can pas
Push for Innovation in the Legal Profession

Push for Innovation in the Legal Profession

4th June 2019

Technology plays an integral part in a solicitor’s ability to deliver a first-class service to clients. With growing competition in the legal market and incre
THE PITFALLS OF PROPERTY RAFFLES

THE PITFALLS OF PROPERTY RAFFLES

22nd May 2019

WJM's leading property lawyer has called on Scots to think twice before entering property raffles in a bid to land their dream home. Legal Director Graham Adams ha
Employment Briefing May 2019

Employment Briefing May 2019

20th May 2019

Welcome to May's Employment news briefing, providing a summary of some of the recent employment judgements. If you have any questions about any of the topics cover
New Divorce Laws in England

New Divorce Laws in England

16th May 2019

This month, the Government announced that couples divorcing in England and Wales will no longer have to blame each other for the breakdown of their marriage as ther
Technophobia

Technophobia

13th May 2019

Technophobia: noun. mass noun. The fear, dislike, or avoidance of new technology. Common amongst solicitors. Being a child in the 90s meant growing up alongside th
ONSHORE WIND WILL DO THE HEAVY LIFTING OVER THE NEXT 30 YEARS

ONSHORE WIND WILL DO THE HEAVY LIFTING OVER THE NEXT 30 YEARS

9th May 2019

A while before Greta Thunberg and Extinction Rebellion (in their own ways) had everyone focussing again on climate change, I had my own minor epiphany in March. I w
WJM BOOSTS INVERNESS OFFERING WITH TEAM EXPANSION

WJM BOOSTS INVERNESS OFFERING WITH TEAM EXPANSION

6th May 2019

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP has announced significant growth in Inverness with seven new recruits and an office expansion. Broadening the law firm’s