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Bar accused of double standards after top QC hits out at solicitor-advocates

Scottish advocates have been accused of double standards after complaining about the practice of solicitors referring clients to solicitor-advocates within their own firm. In an article for Scottish newspaper The Herald, Roddy Dunlop QC, treasurer of Scotland’s Faculty of Advocates, said the ‘process of internal instruction can be both anti-competitive and contrary to the interests of clients’.… Read More »