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Corporate Law Conference

  • The Signet Library Parliament Square Edinburgh, EH1 1RF (map)

The annual Corporate Law Conference returns on 13 June with an international theme. Reflecting the current market, the programme centres on foreign investment and the acquisition and disposal of businesses overseas by Scottish companies. The conference begins with a market commentary from Roger Mayor (Deloitte) to draw out trends in recent transactions and the shape of future activity. The agenda moves on to feature an IP case study for corporate lawyers, a corporate tax update and a case law round up selected by Garry Borland QC.


  • Roddy Bruce WS (Dickson Minto WS) (Conference chairman)

  • Garry Borland QC (Axiom Advocates)

  • Roger Mayor (Director, Deloitte)

  • Karen Davidson (Partner, Brodies)

  • Fiona Akers WS and Harriet Balloch (Dickson Minto WS)

  • Keith Rawlinson (Underwriting Director, Titlesolv)


  • Market comment - transactions and trends, with an international focus

  • The top 5 corporate and commercial cases in 2018/19

  • IP for corporate lawyers: a case study

  • Tax update including a look at acquisitions and disposals with international aspects

All rates below include lunch at the Signet Library.

CPD: 3 hours (Law Society of Scotland)

For more information please contact Anna Bennett WS.

This event is kindly supported by:


Earlier Event: 7 June
Agricultural Law Conference
Later Event: 12 September
Commercial Dispute Resolution Conference