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Monday, October 19th, 2020 Sumburgh FAI Determination Issued

Sheriff Principal Derek...

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Tuesday, October 13th, 2020 Face Coverings and Contact Tracing in SCTS Buildings

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service has announced that from today they are extending the requirement for face coverings to be worn by...

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Friday, October 9th, 2020 Compass Chambers Public Inquiries Webinar

We were very disappointed that we had to cancel our Public Inquiries Seminar earlier this year because of the outbreak of Covid-19. However, we...

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Thursday, October 8th, 2020 Sophie Anne Parkinson Fatal Accident Inquiry 2020 FAI 32

Sheriff Lorna Drummond QC’s determination in the Sophie Anne Parkinson Fatal Accident Inquiry has now been published. Miss Parkinson was...

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Thursday, September 17th, 2020 Ogden 8 - Shifting the Balance

Steve Love QC and Grant Markie drafted an article on the recent changes to the Ogden Tables which was published in the Journal of the Law Society...

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Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 Amber Galbraith & Barry Smith Appointed as Queen’s Counsel

Compass Chambers is delighted to announce the appointment of new silks, Amber Galbraith QC and Barry Smith QC. They have been appointed...

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 Important SAC decision on Pursuers’ Offers

Following the decision of the SAC in the case of

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 Andrew Wright v National Galleries of Scotland [2020] SAC (Civ) 6

The pursuer, and appellant, delivered milk to the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh. His deliveries were usually early in the...

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Monday, September 7th, 2020 Sumburgh Inquiry Enters Second Week of Evidence

The Fatal Accident Inquiry concerning the deaths of four off-shore workers who died when the helicopter they were travelling in crashed into the...

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Monday, August 31st, 2020 Sumburgh Fatal Accident Inquiry Hearing Gets Underway

The Fatal Accident Inquiry hearing into the deaths of four passengers on a helicopter carrying offshore workers near Sumburgh in August 2013...

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