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Blackadders is a trading name of Blackadders LLP, a limited liability partnership, registered in Scotland No SO301600 whose registered office is 30 & 34 Reform Street, Dundee, DD1 1RJ. Reference to a 'partner' is to a member of Blackadders LLP. Regulated by The Law Society of Scotland.

"Blackadders" and "advantage you" are registered trade marks.


Blackadders takes all reasonable steps to ensure that the content of this web site is accurate and up to date. The site is not, however, intended as a substitute for seeking legal or other professional advice but rather as an informative guide to the services provided by Blackadders and topical legal developments. Site users should always seek advice tailored to their specific situation. Consequently, Blackadders accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage suffered by anyone acting or failing to act on the basis of information contained on this site. Downloading of material contained on this site is at the user's own risk and all necessary virus checks must first be carried out by the user. Blackadders is not responsible for the material found on any web sites linked to this one and links to this site may only be made with Blackadders prior consent. 

Terms of Use

Blackadders owns the copyright/intellectual property rights in this web site and all material contained on it and the material, trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) and other proprietary information published on it. The material on this site may be downloaded for personal non commercial use only and must not be altered. Otherwise, Blackadders written consent is required before any material on this site is reproduced, copied or transmitted in any way. Our status (and that of any identified contributors or licensees) as the authors of content on this website must always be acknowledged.

You may link to the home page of this website or an individual page, provided you only do so for non commercial purposes and in a way that is fair and legal and does not (and does not seek to) damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not in any way suggest any form of association or endorsement of you, your services, your business or otherwise where none exists or without or prior written consent (which can be withheld at our discretion).

You must not systematically or otherwise in an organised manner link in any way (including, but not limited to, deep linking, in-lining or mirroring), frame, embed or scrape any pages or content contained within or on this website which causes this website or portions of this website to be displayed, or appear to be displayed on any other website or in any application, or otherwise pass of the content of this website as your own.

If you operate a publicly available internet search engine then to the extent permitted by applicable law you may index and cache pages on this website and display snippets from this website in your search results, provided that:-

a) such search engine (or the relevant part) does not focus specifically or largely on property sales or rentals;

b) any cached page is displayed by the search engine in full as it appears on this website; and

c) we may, at our discretion withdraw or vary such permission at any time in the future and you will promptly remove links to this website if we ask you to do so.

Preventing financial crime and tax evasion

Please help us prevent financial crime and meet our legal obligations under anti-money laundering rules - this Law Society of Scotland leaflet (a PDF) explains how.

We are committed to preventing illegal tax evasion, in terms of the Criminal Finances Act 2017.