Monday, 11 May, 2015
The Scottish Ministers invite applications from suitably qualified individuals who wish to be considered for appointment as Deputy Chair of the Scottish Land Court.
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Thursday, 7 May, 2015
The Rt Hon Lord Gill, Lord President of the Court of Session and Scotland’s most senior judge, has announced his intention to retire on 31 May 2015, having completed three years’ service in that office.
Friday, 1 May, 2015
Sheriff Marysia Lewis has today taken up her appointment as the new Sheriff Principal of Tayside, Central and Fife.
Friday, 17 April, 2015
Robert Weir QC has been appointed as Sheriff of South Strathclyde, Dumfries and Galloway while Joan Kerr has been appointed as Sheriff of Glasgow and Strathkelvin, the Scottish Ministers have announced.
Wednesday, 1 April, 2015
The Lord President has today (1 April 2015) published new rules for complaints about the conduct of judicial office holders and associated guidance.
Thursday, 19 March, 2015
A date has been set for the fatal accident inquiry (FAI) relating to the road traffic incident which resulted in the deaths of six people and left ten injured in Glasgow city centre on 22 December 2014.
Friday, 13 March, 2015
The Lord Justice General invites applications by advocates and solicitor advocates seeking recommendation for appointment as Queen’s Counsel in Scotland.
Wednesday, 11 February, 2015
The results of an online survey designed to give salaried members of the judiciary in Scotland the opportunity to provide feedback on their views and experiences of serving as a judge have been published.
Tuesday, 20 January, 2015
Sheriff Principal Mhairi Stephen has been appointed as Queen’s Counsel by Her Majesty the Queen on the recommendation of former First Minister Alex Salmond, the Scottish Ministers have announced.
Friday, 24 October, 2014
Solicitor Craig Douglas Turnbull has been appointed as a floating sheriff of North Strathclyde, the Scottish Ministers have announced.
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