Solicitors are highly trained professional advisers who can offer guidance on a range of issues. Want to know more about some common legal issues and how a solicitor can help you?

Making a will

Making a will is one of the most important things we can do - it determines how our most personal possessions and hard-earned savings will be shared among close family and friends.

Power of attorney

A power of attorney is a way of giving someone else permission to make decisions about your money and property as well as your health and personal welfare.

Buying and selling a property

Find out how solicitors can ease the strain and help to avoid the pitfalls of the complete house-buying process, from noting interest in a property to concluding the deal.

Starting a business

Get tips and guidance on things you should consider when setting up your own business and how legal advice from a solicitor can help you along the way.

Separation and divorce

It's important to take professional advice if you are considering divorce or separation and talking the issues through with a solicitor can help to ease the stress.

Legal aid

Find out about legal aid in Scotland and the types of situations where an individual may be eligible to receive legal aid.