Useful Links

Useful Links

This page aims to provide some websites which may be of use or interest. Each section is arranged in alphabetical order, the section headings are:

Links for Non Members
Legal Information
General information and Directories
Aberdeen Information

Links for Non Members

 
Advocacy Service Aberdeen 

Sometimes confused with us but very different organisation

 

History of the Society of Advocates    Full text of history book by John Henderson. 

 
Law Society of Scotland  

Find a Solicitor function can help find a solicitor to help with a particular issue

 
 

Legal Information

   

Aberdeen Bar Association

 

The representative body for those practising within the territory of Aberdeen Sheriff Court

   
Aberdeen Student Law Review  

A journal written and edited by the students of the University of Aberdeen's Law School 

   
Avizandum 

Scotland's premier legal bookshop

 
BAILII - British and Irish Legal Information Institute  

British and Irish case law & legislation, European Union case law, Law Commission reports, and other law-related British and Irish material

 
Bills Before UK Parliament 

All Bills currently before UK Parliament

 
British Official Publications Collaborative Reader Information Service  

Contains Ford selections of British Parliamentary Papers 1801 - 1995

 
Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations 

Guidance on legal abbreviations

 
Companies House 

Information on British companies

   
Crofting Commission 
 
Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service 
 
Daily List - TSO 

List of TSO publications

   
Delia Venables Legal Resources 

Well respected gateway to Legal Resources in the UK and Ireland

 
Department of Constitutional Affairs 

Archive resource before it became part of Ministry of Justice

   
Edinburgh Gazette 
 
Electronic Immigration Network 

Immigration caselaw

 
Employment Appeal Tribunal 

Includes judgements

 
Employment Tribunal  
 
English Courts Service
 

Information about the English courts as well as judgements

 
English Reports, abbreviations 

Nominate reports abbreviations

 
Equal Treatment Bench Book 

Full text version available in pdf

 
Eur-Lex - the portal to European law 

Treaties, legislation from 1953, case law from 1997

   

Expert Institute

 

American based company helping identify expert witnesses 

 
Faculty of Advocates  

Details of Counsel in Edinburgh

 
FLAG Foreign Law Guide
 

As run by the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

   

Heirline 

 

Heirline is a service for the legal profession specifically for tracing of missing beneficiaries in executries 

 
House of Lords 

Judgements from London

 
HUDOC
 

Case-law of the European Court of Human Rights

   

Inner Temple Library

 

Current Awareness blog 

 

Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

 

Excellent national legal research library

   

Judiciary of Scotland

 

You will find lots of information about judges, the work they do in each of the different courts and some helpful advice if you are attending court or simply want to come in and see what happens.  

 
Lands Tribunal for Scotland 
 

Law Campus                                     LexisNexis website for legal students

 
Law Society of Scotland 

Main professional body for solicitors, includes directory of all registered solicitors and their work details

 
Lawlinks - University of Kent 

Gateway to legal websites

   

Lawyer Info 

 

Website with details of solicitors 

 
Legal Hub
 

Sweet and Maxwell resource, inclues the Bar and Expert Witnesses Directories

 
Legal Term and Law Dictionary - LawGuru.com 

Dictionary based on the 1856 edition of the Bouviers Law Dictionary

 

LexisWeb                                             Gateway to UK legal content

 

LSAT                                             Free LSAT preparation materials

 
Ministry of Justice 
 

OGB Consulting                     Forensic psychology consultancy services specialising
                                               in evaluations of children's interviews and risk
                                               assessment 

 
Ogden Tables  

Actuarial tables for personal injuries and fatal accidents

 
Privy Council Office  

Office of the Privy Council

 
Records of the Parliaments of Scotland to 1707  

Fully searchable database

   

Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow 

 

Glasgow based Society with own library 

 
Scottish Courts  

Information about the Scottish courts as well as judgements 

 
Scottish Land Court  
  
Scottish Law Agents Society 

              Only voluntary national representative
              body for solicitors

 
Scottish Law Commission  

Includes full text of discussion papers and reports

 
Scottish Legal Aid Board  

Submit Legal Aid applications electronically

   
Scottish Paralegals Association  

Find out more about the Law Society of Scotland recognised association for paralegals and regulation

   

Session Cases Videos 

 

Videos about the history of Session Cases 

   

Society of Solicitors in the Supreme Courts of Scotland 

 

Edinburgh based Society based in the SSC Library

 
Solicitors' Code of Conduct  

From Solicitor's Regulation Authority

 
Stair Society  

Society to study and advance the knowledge of Scots Law

 
Statute Law Database  

Official revised edition of the primary legislation of the United Kingdom

 
United Kingdom Legislation  

Legislation as enacted

 
 

General information and Directories

 
AA Route Planner 

Plan your travels around Britain

   
DX Directory
 

Find addresses for firms using the DX method of postage

   
Google 

Excellent search engine

   

Love Scottish Libraries 

 

Show politicians and policymakers just how much libraries mean to the people of Scotland

   
Online Postage 

Royal Mail's online postage facility

   
Phone Book 

BT's telephone directory

   

Prime-Find 

 

Handy tool that helps businesses find available serviced offices, managed office space and business centre accommodation

   
Roman numerals converter  

Converter for Decimal-Roman Numerals

   
ScotBlood  

Find out where and when to give blood

   
Scottish Review  

Scotland's online current affairs magazine

   
Statistics - national  

UK Statistics Authority

   
Streetmap  

Find a particular address or location

   
Wikipedia  

Free online interactive encyclopedia

   
XE.com  

Currency converter

 
 

Aberdeen Information

 

AAA

 

Aberdeen Appointments Agency

   

Aberdeen Business News

 

Daily email alerts about local business news

   
Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce Directory 

Information on local businesses

   
Aberdeen City Council 

Local information and events

   

Aberdeen Literary Services 

 

Expert and highly experienced proof-reading, editing and ghost-writing services

   

Aberdein Considine

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Ab Fab Catering 

 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   

AC Morrison & Richards

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Alastair Hart & Co

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Alex Hutcheon + Company

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Balfour & Manson

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Balfour Budge

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Blackadders 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Blackwood Partners

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   
Brodies LLP  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Brown & McRae 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Burness Paull 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Burnett and Reid  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Commercial Law Practice 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
DJP Solicitors  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Eat Beetroot 

 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   
Evelyn's Taistings 

Relaxed and friendly, tutored wine tastings for corporate events in and around Aberdeen

   
Friends of Aberdeen University Library 

Organisation to support the local university's library

   

George Mathers & Co 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
GH Event Catering  

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society

   

Gray & Connochie 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Harry Fraser Catering Services 

 

One of the catering firms used by the Society 

   
Hudsons Catering  

One of the catering firms used by the Society

   

Iain Smith Solicitors 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

James & George Collie

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Johnston Reid   

Local firm based on Hardgate for all your stationery, printing and office furniture needs. 

   

Laurie & Company 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Law Practice, The  

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Ledingham Chalmers

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Lefevre Litigation 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Maclay Murray & Spens 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Mackinnons  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Masters Legal Services 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Matthew Cohen and Associates 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Osborne House Bed and Breakfast - Ballater

 

Neil Allan's new business venture

   

Parx Café Catering

 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   

Patience and Buchan 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Peterkins  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Pinsent Masons  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Prego Aberdeen 

 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   
Press and Journal 

Local newspaper's online version

   
Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace   

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Salt and Sauce 

 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   

Sam Brill Photography 

 

Good quality local photographer 

   

Sandwich Larder 

 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   
Sheena Mair & Co  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Shepherd and Wedderburn 

 

Solicitor firm with member at the Society 

   

Simpson & Marwick

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Smart Cuisine 

One of the catering firms favoured by the Society 

   

Solicitors Direct 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society

   

Stronachs 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Storie Cruden & Simpson 

 

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   

Thistle Catering 

 

Local award winning caterer 

   
Thorntons  

Solicitor firm with members at the Society 

   
Walkit 

Shows possible routes and calories burned for walking instead of using a car or bus, also shows how much better for the environment this is

   
Wine Uncorked  

Carol Brown's Wine Education and Consultancy