Balfour+Manson is a well-established 17-partner law firm with offices in Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Clients include individuals, families, businesses, charities and local government bodies. It has five solicitor-advocates and combines the best of traditional values with a modern, forward-thinking attitude.
The litigation department (one of Scotland’s largest) has particular expertise in personal injury, medical negligence, public law, human rights law and professional disciplinary/ regulatory work. It also deals with employment, general commercial and civil litigation. The family law team specialises in international financial provision and child abduction.
The private client department deals with Wills, Taxation, Executries and Trusts. It has a dedicated client welfare team to advise elderly and disabled clients. The property team offers a complete service for residential property.
The commercial department offers advice across commercial practice (partnership agreements, company formations and company secretarial services) and commercial property. Particular specialist areas include charities, professional appointments, social housing and licensing.