Welcome to Murray Beith Murray
Murray Beith Murray is one of Scotland’s leading private client law firms. For over 160 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, family trusts, charities and private companies.
Our aim is to provide first-rate independent advice and assist our clients in the protection and preservation of their assets. We take time to understand our clients’ circumstances and family relationships so that they make the best possible decisions for present and future generations. Our services include wills; powers of attorney; trusts; tax planning; executries; personal tax; trust administration & financial management; residential property and estate agency; rural property and countryside matters; commercial property and litigation.
Our approach to client service is friendly and responsive, and we operate with the highest standards of integrity and professional expertise.
Whether you are an existing client of the firm, or looking to find out more about our services, we hope that you find this website useful. Please contact us if you would like to discuss how we can help you.
Great news for Murray Beith Murray
Ruthven Gemmell has been appointed president of the council of bars and law societies of Europe (CCBE). He will be the first UK solicitor to preside over the body which represents over one million lawyers across Europe.
Ladies event with Hogarth Design
In collaboration with Hogarth Design, we hosted an event for our clients and contacts, bringing them in from the cold with cupcakes, Prosecco and lots of pretty things to browse/buy.
Time to act to stop digital assets storing up a legacy of legal trouble after death
Our latest article for The Scotsman warns of legal trouble with digital assets after we die. In an increasingly technology dependent society, can we afford to ignore this rising issue?
Caroline Pringle: All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth, a Junior ISA and to reduce mummy’s and daddy’s Inheritance Tax liability
Unfortunately, said no child ever or until they read this blog…
Laura Brown: Autumn statement 2016. No real surprises - good or bad.
Philip Hammond delivered his first and last Autumn statement, and announced that as of next year the UK will have an annual Budget in the Autumn. The Spring 2017 Budget will be the final Budget to be held at that time. He stated that “No other major economy makes hundreds of tax changes twice a year, and neither should we"
Matthew Smith: What happens to your digital assets on death?
We live in an increasingly technology dependent society as more of our assets are stored, accessed, and managed electronically. Identifying and recording your digital assets is the first step in ensuring they are dealt with in accordance with your wishes at the time of your death. It will be important to review and update this list as your digital assets accumulate.