Themis Advocates ranked in Legal 500 UK 2024 Edition

Themis Advocates’ members receive rankings in the The Legal 500 (Legalease) 2024 edition. Receiving 6 individual rankings across 4 practice areas namely;


Commercial Disputes which sees Andrew Webster KC ranked as Band 1 stating that he is ‘A tenacious advocate who commands the attention of the court.’.


Employment which shows the broad range of talent within Themis from Brian Napier KC ranked as Leading Silk to David James ranked as Rising Star having only been called to the Bar for a year ‘David has a keen eye for detail. He is very well-prepared and conscientious, and is clearly very bright and personable’.


Personal Injury/Medical Negligence sees Andrew Crawford ranked as Band 2 stating that he is ‘A junior with a meticulous eye for detail.’


Property, Planning & Construction sees Steven Walker KC ranked Band 1 quoted as ‘A formidable and persuasive advocate. He is an excellent commercial strategist. Clients trust and like him because he has great judgement; they often see him as their knight in shining armour.’ And Gavin MacColl KC ranked Band 2 quoted as being ‘An excellent silk with notable property litigation expertise.


Full rankings can be found

Steven Walker KC to speak at the flagship event of Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC)

We are delighted to invite you to attend the flagship event of Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC) “International ADR Week 2022” with the most excited topic that you are looking for “Arbitration and ADR Beyond the Pandemic”. 

The webinar is entitled “Arbitration and ADR Beyond the Pandemic” and will feature Steven Walker QC of Themis Advocates.

14th July 2022 at 10:00 – 18:00 (GMT+7 Thailand time)

Please register from this link here



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Commercial / Land & Property Seminar

Friday 21st April 2023

1 William Street, Glasgow G3 8HT

Themis are delighted to invite you to attend our Inaugural Glasgow Conference on Friday 21st April at the Hilton from 1pm-5pm.  Talks will be provided on Commercial and Land & Property.  The event is free to attend, however a donation to our charity of the year Andys Man Club would be appreciated.  You will be accredited 3 hours CPD and is open to all solicitors, trainees and paralegals. 

To register please complete the undernoted registration form.

1:00 – Registration & Refreshments

1:30Andys Man Club (Charity of the Year)

1:45Michael Upton – If Personal Bar is Personal can it also be Real?

2:30Alan McLean KC – The Law of Prescription

3:15 – Refreshment Break

3:30Catherine MacColl – How bright a light at the end of the tunnel? How to consider director’s duties in the face of insolvency following the case of BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana SA.

4:15Julie McKinley – Case law update

5:00 – Conclusion

5:15 – Drinks and Canapes for which all attendees are invited.