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Thorntons Law LLP

Education: Institutions

1 ranked lawyersBand 2ScotlandUK 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Possesses expertise in governance, employment, industrial relations, regulation and commercial arrangements of all stripes. Regularly acts for a number of prestigious universities and colleges. Possesses noteworthy ability in both contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters. Also advises on overseas research and commercial collaboration agreements.

Strengths

"They provide a high-quality and consistent service for our legal needs," one client remarks, adding: "They proactively seek to understand us as a client in order to provide focused support."

Another source notes: "The firm's lawyers are very knowledgeable, customer-focused and supportive."

Work highlights

Advised Abertay University on its participation in a collaboration with Dundee City Council for a 5G testbed and public Wi-Fi network as part of the redevelopment of Dundee’s waterfront area.

Notable practitioners

Lesley Larg is the managing partner of Thorntons Law and serves as head of the firm's education team. She principally advises universities on commercial and intellectual property issues.

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Education: Institutions


Lesley Larg
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