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

Foreign/Multi-jurisdictional Claims


Insurance Matters – Emergency Contact Details

Until further notice, BTO does not accept service of any document or motion by email unless a solicitor at BTO responds positively to advise BTO are doing so. If you have no response within 24 hours and you need urgent assistance please email

During the ongoing COVID-19 event if you are unable to contact any relevant individual at BTO by telephone or email please use our emergency contacts as follows:-

Email –
Telephone hotline +44 (0) 141 225 4850


 has …developed a strong practice advising national and US insurers on cross-border and jurisdictional issues, thanks largely to… specialist knowledge and experience ….” (Chambers UK)

Insured occurrences can happen anywhere. Nowadays, in the world of international trade, the parties involved may come from a multiplicity of jurisdictions.   

BTO has lengthy experience in dealing with such events worldwide. We provide informed advice on conflicts of law and forum shopping. We utilise our extensive global connections to provide the necessary local technical input. The combination of our, and our foreign colleagues’, expertise affords comfort to both insured and insurers for events which are outwith their usual experience.

Contact: Mark Morton, Partner T. 0141 221 8012


“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