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Murray Beith Murray is a leading Scottish private client law firm.

For over 170 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, family trusts, charities and private companies.

Andrew has specialised exclusively in advising individual clients and charities for over 15 years. Andrew enjoys developing long-term relationships with clients and advising them at all stages of their lives. 

Read more about Andrew here.

Scottish Succession Law Reform: Important Changes

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The Scottish Government has been considering possible changes to Scottish Succession Law for a number of years and recently published an important update to their intentions.

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How does surrogacy affect legal rights?

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According to recent figures from the Ministry of Justice Family Court, the number of parental orders in the UK – the transferring of legal rights from the surrogate mother to the intended parents – has almost trebled. The statistics highlight an increasing number of children being born through surrogacy, with 331 parental orders being granted last year compared with only 117 in 2011.

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Death and Digital Assets

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In today’s society, we are seeing a dramatic increase in individuals with digital assets. From social media, email, photo storage and music streaming these are only some of the many non-tangible assets that people are amassing. An increasingly common problem is how these assets are managed and dealt with following death.

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Supported to make decisions, not left without a voice

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Andrew Paterson, a Partner with Murray Beith Murray, writes in the Scotsman (6 August 2018)

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Do the EU’s new GDPR rules keep beneficiaries in the dark?

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New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules that have been brought into effect in the EU may have unexpected implications in relation to Wills.

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