News and Events from May 2019

News Archive May 2019

  • ANOTHER WIN FOR THEMIS ADVOCATES

    27 May 2019

    In a highly gratifying outcome published last Friday, Themis Advocates scored a big win in the protection of Scotland’s built heritage assets. Themis’s John Campbell QC, representing a coalition of local Groups and UNESCO’s Inter... READ MORE

  • THEMIS STABLE SECURES VICTORY FOR LOCAL INTERESTS IN LONG RUNNING WINDFARM INQUIRY

    27 May 2019

    In lovely Loch Awe, high on a hillside behind Portsonachan, overlooking Scotland’s best and most glorious scenery, Ecotricity Ltd presented for planning approval an 18 wind turbine scheme to cover a low horizon hillside, right in the view fr... READ MORE

  • Michael Upton The new Electronic Communications Code

    22 May 2019

    Michael Upton of the Themis Advocates summarises two recent cases on the new Electronics Communications Code.  Relations between landlords and telecoms operators.  The full article can be read here. READ MORE

  • Themis members appointed to EHRC panel

    21 May 2019

    Themis Advocates have had six members appointed to the new panel of counsel in Scotland for the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC).  The appointments are for four years. The new appointments are Kenny Gibson, Tim Haddow, Julie McKin... READ MORE

  • Scottish Young Lawyers Association Event

    01 May 2019

    We are delighted at the success of the recent SYLA event 'So you want to be an Advocate'.  There was an impressive turnout on the night and the talks were well received.  Talks were provided by Michael Upton, Michael Dempsey an... READ MORE