Forward Thinking Law

Two more Consultant Solicitors join Inksters

Two more Consultant Solicitors join Inksters

Inksters have strengthened their team with the addition of two more consultant solicitors. Gerald Segal, who previously worked for Inksters from 2013 to 2020, returns as a consultant solicitor. Gerald is experienced in dealing with all aspects of property law, specialising in residential conveyancing. He has a particular focus on assisting investors from across the…
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Inksters 24th Birthday

Twenty four

Inksters is twenty four today. We opened for business on 1 May 1999. A lot has happened since then. New Offices In the past year alone we have opened in two new locations: Renfrew and Dunkeld. New Team Members We have also in the past year added 8 new members to Team Inksters:- Adam Johnson,…
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Escaping Big Law - Lawyer with no work - life balance at Big Law - Plug and Play Law instead

Escape from Big Law

The perils of working for Big Law and the reasons why you just might want to escape from Big Law were recently highlighted by a presentation given by a senior associate at US law firm Paul Hastings to junior members of the firm. Non-Negotiable Expectations at Big Law The presentation sets out 10 non-negotiable expectations…
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60% of Consultant Solicitors at Inksters are Women

60% of Consultant Solicitors are Women

On International Women’s Day we are proud at Inksters to say that 60% of our consultant solicitors are women. And 63% of our entire team are women. A Structure that benefits Consultant Solicitors who are Women Unlike most law firms, at Inksters we don’t have a hierarchical structure. Our structure is flat. Our structure benefits consultant solicitors…
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Forward Thinking Law Conference 2023 - Inksters - Brian Inkster - Moving Forward Presentation

Forward Thinking Law Conference 2023

At Inksters we held our Forward Thinking Law Conference in the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow over two days this past week. It has been an annual event for many years now but this was the first one post pandemic. So there had, as a result of Covid-19, been a  three year gap. It was great…
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Inksters appoint a Chief Operating Officer and open for business in Dunkeld - Left to Right - Adam Johnson, Katherine Paulin and Brian Inkster (Photo by Iain MacLean)

Inksters appoint a Chief Operating Officer and open in Dunkeld

Inksters have appointed Adam Johnson as their Chief Operating Officer (COO) in Glasgow and Katherine Paulin joins them as a consultant solicitor in Dunkeld. Adam has held various senior positions within Third, Private and Public sectors, typically within operational management roles, before joining Inksters. Katherine joins Inksters from J & H Mitchell in Pitlochry. She…
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fee-sharing law firm in Scotland for 10 years

Fee-sharing law firm in Scotland for 10 years

On 4 January 2013 Inksters pivoted to being a fee-sharing law firm in Scotland. Certainly one of the very earliest law firms to do so in Scotland. Accordingly, that is what we do 10 years later. Today Inksters is the only legal practice operating a fee-share consultancy model in Scotland at scale. Inksters has a…
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First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, hears about Plug & play Law from Brian Inkster at FSB Award Winners Reception - 03.11.22

First Minister hears about Plug & Play Law

At a reception at Bute House last night, the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, got to hear about Inksters‘ Plug & Play Law model from Brian Inkster. The reception was to recognise the achievements of small businesses across Scotland. FSB Celebrating Small Business Award Winners FSB Celebrating Small Business Award Winners from 2020 and 2022 came…
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Alan Stewart and Brian Inkster (Merlin Business Centre)

Alan Stewart joins forces with Inksters in Renfrew

Alan Stewart joins Inksters as a consultant solicitor from 1 November 2022. Alan Stewart and McCartney Stewart In 1997 Alan Stewart was a co-founder of McCartney Stewart in Renfrew. For the past three years, after Hugh McCartney retired, he has run that firm as a sole practitioner. Now, joining forces with national law firm Inksters,…
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Brian Inkster - Inksters Solicitors - FSB UK Awards - Self-Employed - Sole Trader of the Year - 2022

UK Sole Trader of the Year Award Winner

Inksters won the UK Sole Trader of the Year Award at the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Awards held in Glasgow on Thursday and hosted by TV personalities Clare Balding and JJ Chalmers. Having won the Scottish regional heat for this award in March Inksters were up against the other 11 regional finalists for the…
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