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Tornagrain | New Town Development

We act for Tornagrain Limited, part of the Moray Estates group, in connection with the development of the Tornagrain new town.

Viking Energy | Wind Farm Development

We act for Viking Energy Wind Farm LLP in respect of the major wind farm development on mainland Shetland.

Family Matters – Legal Considerations for Parents and Carers

Becoming a parent can also be all consuming, but there are a number of legal matters you should

Ruth Weir

Associate, Corporate

Ruth works with clients across multiple sectors, including those in the healthcare, media, music and entertainment, technology and creative industry, advising on commercial contracts, including supply, licensing, distribution and manufacturing, as well as brand protection and intellectual property matters.  Ruth was part of the legal team involved in providing advice and guidance to the organising committee for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games giving her a unique perspective on working in-house for a multinational sporting organisation.  This experience enables her to better understand her clients’ needs and expectations and provide advice that is clear, practical and proactive.

Ruth has developed a particular interest in data protection matters and is certified by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in Data Protection Law.  She provides practical advice to clients on obligations under data protection laws as well as data protection matters arising out of commercial arrangements.



  • Assisting with the amalgamation of two military charities - the Black Watch Association and the Black Watch Museum.


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Charity Data Breaches

By Ruth Weir

Charities are reminded of the importance of keeping personal data secure after the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) imposed fines on...

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