bto solicitors - Corporate & Commercial Business Lawyers Glasgow Edinburgh Scotland

  • "really fights your corner..."
    "really fights your corner..." Chambers UK
  • "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach."
    "Consistently high-quality work and client-friendly approach." Chambers UK


The team has considerable experience in representing the medical and nursing professions in relation to damages claims, Fatal Accident Inquiries (FAIs) and in dealing with complaints against those professionals, in particular to the General Medical Council (GMC). In addition, we represent the medical profession in disciplinary proceedings brought by their employers and in NHS tribunals.

Claims against doctors and hospitals have been on the increase for a number of years. Handling such claims, particularly from the point of view of the medical or nursing professionals involved, is an extremely specialised area and the leaders in their field at BTO have a successful track records in this area.

Contact: Laura Donald, Partner T: 0131 222 2939  



  • "The firm is very competent…. They get good results and they're very responsive."

    Chambers UK
  • "trustworthy, and will give you a good, fair and well-reasoned opinion."

    Chambers UK
  • "...brilliant at managing clients..."

    Chambers UK
  • "They are extremely sensitive to the needs of the individual concerned at a stressful time in their life."

    BTO Client
  • "set themselves apart with their advocacy skills before fitness-to-practise hearings and their assistance in internal investigations by employers."

    Chambers UK
  • "They provide excellent value for money and are always keen to discuss with us ways to improve their services."

    Chambers UK
  • "The team is very hands-on and client-orientated."

    BTO client
  • "They give a great personal service to the client"

    BTO client
  • "BTO has expertise it can turn to in a wide variety of areas."

    BTO client
  • "They manage expectations and pay attention to detail."

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

Contact BTO


  • 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