Appointment of Queen's Counsel 2016

Friday, 4 March, 2016
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The Lord Justice General invites applications by advocates and solicitor advocates seeking recommendation for appointment as Queen’s Counsel in Scotland.

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Summary Sheriffs

Friday, 5 February, 2016
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The first appointments to the newly created judicial office of summary sheriff have been announced by the Scottish Government.

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Lord Justice Clerk appointment process begins

Monday, 25 January, 2016
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The Scottish Government has announced that the process of appointing Scotland’s second most senior judicial office is under way, now that the First Minister has established a selection panel to make recommendations for a new Lord Justice Clerk.

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Ceremony of installation of the Lord President and Lord Justice General

Friday, 8 January, 2016
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The Right Honourable Lord Carloway has been installed as the new Lord Justice General and Lord President of the Court of Session.

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Sheriff Appeal Court

Friday, 8 January, 2016
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Scotland’s new Sheriff Appeal Court will now hear civil appeals from sheriff courts, after its jurisdiction in civil cases came into effect this week.

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