Employment Tribunal Fees Illegal – Official!

The UK Supreme Court has declared application fees for Employment Tribunals and Employment Appeal Tribunals illegal as they are contrary to UK and EU law. In delivering its judgement on this case, the Court said “The Fees Order is unlawful under both domestic and EU law because it has the effect of preventing access to […]

Walker Laird – Proud Sponsors of Glasgow Hawks RFC

20 years ago this month, Glasgow Hawks took to the pitch for the first time and what better time to announce that Walker Laird are now proud sponsors of Glasgow Hawks Rugby Club! With the new season just around the corner, we’re delighted to feature on the Glasgow Hawks home kit. Last season, Hawks reached […]

Walker Laird scores for the Scottish Association for Mental Health

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Walker Laird were proud to take part in a charity football tournament which was hosted by Rutherford Cross in order to raise money for SAMH, the nation’s leading mental health charity. It was an excellent team-bonding event fuelled by competitive spirit and we’ve managed to raise over a whopping £1,000 in donations so far! The tournament took […]

The Apprentice…..well, Trainee Solicitor, actually

In this article, Anna Brown talks about her experience of working with Walker Laird as a new Trainee Solicitor. Anna is no stranger to our News having previously reflected on her work experience with Walker Laird. You can read that article by clicking here. Her first taste of the firm certainly didn’t put her off […]

Kirklandneuk Primary School WOW’s Walker Laird with their Artwork

Kirklandneuk Primary School recently took part in their World of Work (WOW) Week, an initiative to help inspire pupils about their future and the opportunities available to them through the success stories told by local businesses. Ronnie McGinlay (Partner), Pamela Evans (Estate Agent Negotiator) and Hazel McGinlay (Business Development Manager) at Walker Laird had a […]

We are looking forward to a double celebration for St Mirren…

Milestone anniversaries are extra special, we know this from 2015 when Walker Laird celebrated 200 years in business, so we are doubly delighted to be the main sponsor at a very special night to celebrate one of Paisley and St Mirren’s great highlights – the 30th anniversary of the Scottish Cup victory.  Yes, it’s 30 […]

Walker Laird are fundraising for BBC Children in Need 2016

At Walker Laird, we are always proud to support both local and national charities, throughout the year. We took part in various fundraising events last year, such as Children in Need and Text Santa, and earlier this month we were delighted to once again attend The Business Lunch in Glasgow, supporting the Prince & Princes of […]

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We back the bid for Paisley 2021!

As a local business in Paisley, founded over 200 years ago, we are delighted with the opportunity to celebrate our town for its rich culture and history. Our town’s heritage is both artistic and architectural, which is why it is the perfect candidate for UK City of Culture. Most known for the famous Paisley pattern, […]

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We’re looking forward to The Business Lunch 2016

At Walker Laird, we are always delighted to support charities and our local community and we are therefore looking forward to once again attending The Business Lunch at the beginning of next month. Sponsored by enthusiastic supports, Campbell Dallas for another year running, the Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice event will take place on […]

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Walker Laird Sponsors Pride of Paisley

Paisley will always be renowned as the origin of a landmark Scottish law case that not only changed the face of Scots law but changed the basis of negligence and consumer rights throughout the world. On the 26th of August 1928 May Donoghue, a shop assistant, discovered what she thought were the remains of a […]