Our organisation is designed to assist and support our customers and take care of them during both day-to-day business and difficult times. That includes offering free initial consultations and discounted rates for our services.
Our founder is a former Solicitor, now a Legal adviser, with many years experience of the principals and practice of Scots Law.
He is the founder of the organisation, Scots Legal Ltd. As a Legal Adviser (and former Solicitor) specialising in Scots Law, he has 40 years experience of Scots Law and the Scottish Legal System. In particular he has worked at 21 separate legal practices throughout Central Scotland, and has carried out Conveyancing work (Purchase and Sale of Property), Civil work including Family Law, Accident Claims, Contract disputes etc, Court work including Criminal Trials and Civil Litigation, and Wills, Executry and Powers of Attorney.
From 1987 to 2003 he ran his own Legal Practice - Mark Shepherd & Co, during which time he set up an Internet Property Company.
From 2003 until 2013 he has been involved in private practice engaging in many different areas of Law for different organisations.
Between February 2013 and December 2016, Mark worked for the Law Society of Scotland as a Solicitor in their Professional Practice Dept., advising Solicitors and others on all aspects of Professional Practice and Anti Money Laundering. He has also delivered seminars and written articles for the Journal of the Law Society.
From December 2016 until October 2019 he worked as a Locum solicitor for numerous Scottish Legal firms from Orkney in the North to Eyemouth in the South, carrying out conveyancing both Commercial and Residential and advising on Anti Money Laundering Regulations and Privacy and Confidentiality matters. He is now an experienced Legal Adviser to the profession.