The 2012 marks the 100th year of Irwin Mitchell and the 80th year of the landmarking case of Donoghue versus Stephenson. This Paisley case has paved the way for the law of negligence and the duty of care across the UK. The University of the West of Scotland, Renfrewshire Law Centre, the Law Society of Scotland and the Faculty of Advocates, will host the Major International Conference of the decade in Paisley, the locus delicti, to examine, discuss and celebrate eighty years of the law of tort, negligence and delict. To mark this landmark case and Irwin Mitchell’s 100th birthday celebrations we are expanding our pro bono activities to local schools to develop the pupils critical thinking and awareness of law in our society. Starting in January 2012, the aim was to teach the pupils skills in communication and critical thinking and develop their appreciation of the various roles of the people who work within a court room. This type of pro bono initiative is part of the culture of Irwin Mitchell and regular tutoring of law to students in deprived areas has historically been a feature. Other pro bono activities that Irwin Mitchell undertake include providing assistance to the National Money Advice Centre by training their staff on new homeowner legislation in Scotland and providing debt awareness courses to local schools to improve understanding and knowledge. The mini trials will be Glasgow’s unique way of celebrating these 2 landmark birthdays. For more information or to discuss in more detail contact Lucy MeMeekin at firstname.lastname@example.org For general enquiries 0370 1500 100 Or we can call you back at a time of your choice Request a call back Phone lines open 24/7, 365 days a year International Firm Find out more about Irwin Mitchell’s outstanding International Credentials. More Award Winning Take a look at our exceptional award winning track record. More Contact us today For a free initial consultation Freephone 0370 1500 100 Prefer not to call? Use our form Your name* Your email* Your phone number* How can we help?* Enquiry type Court Of Protection Crime & Investigations Divorce & Family Law Solicitors Employment Law Conveyancing & Property Solicitors Medical Negligence Claims Personal Injury Claims Protecting Your Rights Wills, Trusts & Estates Solicitors This data will only be used by Irwin Mitchell for processing your query and for no other purpose.