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Solicitors in our three litigation teams consistently deliver high quality advice and excellent levels of customer satisfaction.

We give legal advice and representation across a comprehensive range of areas:

  • Clinical negligence
  • Employee accidents
  • Fatal accident inquiries
  • Public inquiries
  • Mental health
  • Public health
  • Human rights
  • Practitioner services
  • Procurement and commercial health

We also provide specialist legal advice on issues including information governance, consent, withdrawal of treatment and interpretation of policy documentation and government circulars.

The public sector operates within a legal and policy landscape that is continually changing. Our experienced support staff offer clients an exceptional understanding of this environment.

Using our own specialist knowledge, and CLO's database and library - built up over 60 years - we offer a unique service to the Scottish public sector. In all these cases, no matter how contentious or complex, our team complement their legal expertise with an understanding of the impact their work can have on people's lives and livelihoods.

We maintain our commitment to being the experts in our sector through specialist groups made up of solicitors with a particular interest and experience. In addition to advising clients on individual issues and cases, solicitors in these specialist groups, regularly give client seminars and lectures to help them develop their knowledge and keep up-to-date with the law.

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