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Firm Announcement – Donald Reid Steps Down as Chairman as Morag Inglis ascends to the role

Mitchells Roberton announces that in a move towards retirement and after a long and distinguished career focused on property law, Donald Reid is stepping down as Chairman and Partner in the firm. Appointed Chairman in 1997, he will remain as … More

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Graeme Hunter – Happy Memories

Graeme joined Mitchells Roberton as a consultant in 2017 following our merger with his firm Adie Hunter. Graeme quickly became a much-loved part of the scene. He worked carefully and conscientiously mainly on private client matters and was a ready … More

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Elizabeth Baker – Happy Memories

On 23 November 2020 our much loved Liz died suddenly. Liz had been with Mitchells Roberton in the 1980s before forging her own career as a sole practitioner and then merging with a larger firm. Some ten years ago she … More

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Promotions – Four Associates become Directors

Mitchells Roberton are delighted to announce that four current associates, Allyson Gilchrist, Joyce Moss, Laura Schiavone and Heather Warnock, have been elected to partnership. Allyson, Laura, and Heather will take up their roles as directors (partners) in Mitchells Roberton’s Private … More

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New Appointment – Ken Gerber

The Directors of Mitchells Roberton are delighted to announce that Ken Gerber has joined the firm from Anderson Strathern as a Director/Partner from 2 September 2019. Ken is a specialist in commercial property, landlord and tenant law and offers strategic … More

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Donald Reid elected Dean of Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow

Our partner and chairman, Donald Reid has been elected Dean of the Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow. The Faculty, which has existed since before 1668, represents most legal practitioners in Greater Glasgow. Mitchells Roberton is equally venerable, tracing its … More

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Mitchells Roberton appointed to South Lanarkshire Council Legal Services Framework

Mitchells Roberton have been chosen as one of three law firms to assist South Lanarkshire Council in respect of financial guardianships for the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2022. Chairman Donald Reid stated “The firm has significant experience … More

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Neil Mackenzie – Change of Status

With effect from 1 April 2019, Neil Mackenzie has had a change of status and will move to become a Consultant with the firm. Neil will move forward in this new role with slightly reduced hours – full-time Monday to … More

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Promotion – Laura Burns made an Associate of the Firm

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Laura Burns has accepted the position as Associate in the Private Client Department of Mitchells Roberton with effect from 1 April 2019. Laura joined the firm in January 2018. Laura has … More

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Graeme Hunter Retirement

Mitchells Roberton Limited announce that Graeme Hunter will retire as a Consultant of the Company on the 29th March 2019. Graeme was a Partner in the firm of Adie Hunter who merged with us on the 3rd March 2017. In … More

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