bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

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Lauren McFarlane

Discipline: Dispute ResolutionData ProtectionReputation Management and DefenceTechnology and Intellectual Property

Position: Senior Solicitor

Location: Edinburgh


Phone: 0131 222 2939


Lauren works within BTO’s commercial dispute resolution, intellectual property and data protection teams. Having trained with BTO, qualifying in 2013, she then spent several years working with a global law firm in London and Edinburgh. She is qualified to practice in Scotland, England and Wales and has experience litigating in Scotland and England.

Lauren has a particular interest in the creative industries and prior to qualifying as a solicitor, spent time working at Hearst Magazines in New York City. She has also recently completed a Master’s degree in Publishing, during which she completed a number of industry placements and acquired significant industry insight. As a result, she has a particular understanding of the business of publishing. In addition to work, Lauren is a committee member, and Events Officer, for the Society of Young Publishers. 

“The level of service has always been excellent, with properly experienced solicitors dealing with appropriate cases" Legal 500

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  • 48 St. Vincent Street
  • Glasgow
  • G2 5HS
  • T:+44 (0)141 221 8012
  • F:+44 (0)141 221 7803


  • One Edinburgh Quay
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 9QG
  • T:+44 (0)131 222 2939
  • F:+44 (0)131 222 2949