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Ruth is managing partner for our firm. Ruth is a highly experienced litigator specialising in all areas of commercial dispute resolution, with a particular expertise in construction law. She advises clients in the successful resolution of litigation, conducted both in the Court of Session and the Sheriff Courts. Qualified with a Masters in Construction Law at Strathclyde University, Ruth guides all parties, from developers and consultants to contractors and subcontractors, through the complex drafting and negotiating processes involved in construction and engineering projects. This includes construction contracts, appointments, sub contracts and collateral warranties. Ruth also represents clients in disputed construction contracts and Alternative Dispute Resolution, including adjudication, arbitration and mediation, and is a member of the Adjudication Society. She is a pragmatic business lawyer who focuses on sound practical and commercial advice.
The 5th Fife Business Week, running from 10-14 November 2014, looks set to be the most inspiring yet with an exciting line up of events and even more Fife companies participating and sharing their knowledge, experience and systems. Many, including Young & Partners, for free!...
I am delighted to introduce you to our newest team member, Dawn Robertson, who joins us as Partner.
Dawn is a highly experienced Employment Lawyer, and is an accredited specialist in employment law with the Law Society of Scotland; a member of Law Society of Scotland’s Employment Law Group; a member of the UK-wide Employment Lawyers Association; and a member of Scottish Discrimination Lawyers Association.
Dawn has significant experience and expertise in advising employers on restructuring, redundancy, disciplinary and grievance matters and managing performance. She appears regularly in tribunals and has also represented clients at the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT). She has particular understanding of third sector organisations, specifically charities and housing associations and the type of specialised advice that they need.
She regularly appears in the media and is a regular contributor of articles and comments as a recognised authority on employment law matters.
Dawn joins recent new hires in commercial property and employment at Young & Partners.
The Knowledge Online is a monthly round-up of helpful recent business knowledge from business lawyers atYoung & Partners. We aim at supporting you to stay compliant with the law, and to also help avoid costly litigation, with tips and guidance on proactive steps to help further grow your business and protect it from disputes....
Following the roaring success of our recent employment law seminars, we remind you of the dates for the Autumn 2014 Seminar. These are as follows:...