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Firm Profile

BTO Solicitors LLP

Firm Profile


  • Profile
  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • 133 Fountainbridge
  • Edinburgh
  • City of Edinburgh
  • UK
  • EH3 9QG

Firm profile submitted by BTO Solicitors LLP

The Firm BTO is an independent, innovative and well respected Scottish law firm, which has enjoyed consistent growth for two decades. The firm provides first class legal services and caters for the Scots law needs of commercial and private clients, with the capability to provide international legal advice through the Mackrell International network and other contacts. Clients range from major insurers to medical defence organisations, housebuilders, established manufacturers, well known retailers, financial institutions, public sector organisations and individuals. BTO is viewed by its clients as client-focused, pragmatic and providing value for money.

Chairman Alan Borthwick
Chief Executive Douglas Cowie
Number of partners 46
Assistant solicitors 72
Other fee-earners 29

Principal areas of work Commercial and insurance-related litigation, corporate, commercial and residential property and services for individuals. Niche teams include: ADVantage advocacy service, banking and finance, construction and engineering, disease claims, data protection defence, education, employment, family law, health and safety, insolvency, recoveries, regeneration, renewable energy, rural business, technology and IP, third sector, social housing, sports law and on line reputation protection.


  • One Edinburgh Quay,
  • 133 Fountainbridge,
  • Edinburgh,
  • City of Edinburgh
  • UK
  • EH3 9QG
  • Tel 0131 222 2939
  • Fax 0131 222 2949
  • DX ED77
  • Email : [email protected]