Blackadders expands private client team with appointment of tax planning specialist Lynn Melville

Scottish law firm Blackadders has strengthened its private client team with the appointment of tax planning specialist Lynn Melville as its new partner.

Published 12 January 2021

Duncan Milne: COVID whistleblowing claims are inevitable

Duncan Milne warns employers over claims arising from the pandemic.

Published 24 August 2020

Jack Boyle: Another change to the job retention scheme

Jack Boyle, director and specialist in employment law at Blackadders, details the latest changes to the UK Government's Job Retention Scheme.

Published 17 June 2020

Solicitors note uptick in sales following virtual viewing

 ESPC agents have reported that some buyers are choosing to submit an offer after viewing a property virtually.

Published 12 May 2020

Richard Godden: Coronavirus pandemic - do you still have to carry out your contracts?

Richard Godden, partner and member of Blackadders' dispute resolution team, details whether businesses still have to carry out their contracts during the coronavirus lock down.

Published 26 March 2020

Simon Allison: Coronavirus – a guide for employers

Simon Allison looks at common issues for employers during the coronavirus outbreak such as whether an employer can lay off staff and what happens if they are forced to close their premises.

Published 19 March 2020

Jamie Daniels: COVID-19 market update

Jamie Daniels, director of investment management at Blackadders, provides information on the latest changes in the economic market amid the current coronavirus outbreak.

Published 18 March 2020

Stephanie Carr: The use of Statutory Demands in Scotland

Stephanie Carr, partner, specialising in dispute resolution at Blackadders, discusses the statutory demands and their use in Scotland. 

Published 16 March 2020

Nicola Brown: The economics of litigating low value claims

Nicola Brown, associate solicitor, dispute resolution at Blackadders solicitors, discusses the economics of litigating debts claims under the value of £5,000.

Published 13 February 2020

Susan Currie: Tax avoidance schemes and liquidation

Susan Currie, solicitor at Blackadders, discusses the intricacies of tax avoidance schemes and liquidation.

Published 17 January 2020

Blackadders hails 2019 as 'successful year' as it posts strong results

Dundee-based solicitors Blackadders have labelled 2019 as "another successful year" as the firm saw its client base strengthen whilst it refocused on specialist and profitable work.

Published 8 January 2020

Dundee-based Snappy Shopper receives seven-figure funding sum

Dundee-based Snappy Shopper has received a seven-figure funding boost with investment from Kelvin Capital, Mercia, the Scottish Investment Bank and the management team.

Published 13 November 2019

Turnover at Blackadders Wealth Management rises to £1.8m

Turnover at Blackadders Wealth Management LLP has risen by £74,000 to £1.8 million for the year to the end of March 31.

Published 28 August 2019

Blackadders’ conveyancing team grows with appointment of Susie Clark

Blackadders has appointed Susie Clark as an associate solicitor in its Dundee office.

Published 1 June 2018