Opening of the Legal Year 2018-19

The Lord President, Lord Carloway, has given an address to mark the opening of the new legal year.

In his speech, the Lord President described the impact of the Gill reforms and the changing nature of the business of the Supreme Courts; the progress of reforms to the tribunals structure; and developments in both civil and criminal procedures. 

Read the full speech here.

Speeches

21st Century Bar Conference 2018

Wednesday, 12 December, 2018

Opening of the Legal Year 2018-19

Monday, 24 September, 2018

21st Century Bar Conference 2017

Friday, 8 December, 2017

Opening of the Legal Year 2017-2018

Monday, 25 September, 2017

The Scottish Courts in the 21st Century

Tuesday, 19 September, 2017

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