Congratulations on qualifying as a solicitor in Scotland. This is a significant career milestone and recognition for all your hard work over the years. 

As your professional body, it’s our job to support you during this next step of your career by representing your interests, provide advice and services and making sure that your membership credentials and CPD are up to date. In short, we’re here to help.

As a newly-qualified member of the Law Society of Scotland you have access to a range of support, services and exclusive benefits. These include our specialist CPD and training, our Professional Practice advice service and our guides on topics including cybersecurity, GDPR, and wellbeing.

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Professional practice

Helpline for free and confidential support and advice.

Lawscot Wellbeing

Dedicated online resource providing help and guidance for members.

CPD and training

Access to an extensive list of CPD and training.

The Journal online

The latest news and views from the Scottish legal profession.
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Committee vacancies

Find out more about the work they do and look out for opportunities to get involved.


Useful guides for Scottish solicitors.