Office Address

Phone Number

+44 0141 248 4933

Fax Number

+44 0141 204 1601

Email Address

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Burness Paull

Main Office Address

120 Bothwell Street
G2 7JL
United Kingdom

50 Lothian Road
United Kingdom

1 Union Wynd
AB10 1DQ
United Kingdom


Office Locations

Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen

Firm Phone Number

+44 0141 248 4933

Firm Fax Number

+44 0141 204 1601

Personal Background

Head of the firm's highly rated employment law team, Ronald Mackay is listed as an employment expert in Legal Experts and singled out in other leading legal directories.

He has enviable advocacy experience with extensive experience of employment tribunal work. Ronald advises clients on all areas of employment law, including discrimination and plays a key role in supporting corporate teams involved in merger and acquisition transactions.

His total commitment to clients in both the private and public sectors is unrivalled with many frequently testifying to his strategic thinking and active management in their projects.

An important area of his expertise is corporate immigration law and he is a regular speaker at business-to-business employment briefings. Ronald is a member of the Employment Law Group in Scotland, the Employment Lawyers Association and the European Employment Lawyers Association.

Firm Background

Burness Paull is one of Scotland’s premier law firms with offices of equal size and strength across Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow, serving clients in Scotland, the UK and globally. We offer our clients access to teams providing a unique combination of quality, depth and resource in every business sector that’s vital to our economy. 

Core practice areas include corporate finance; commercial; banking; exploration and production; planning; dispute resolution; health, safety and environment; construction and projects; property; employment, pensions and benefits and private client. 

Our award winning employment team advises on all aspects of employment law, including discrimination, unfair dismissal, contracts and policy documentation (including international assignments), trade union disputes and recognition, change management, disciplinary hearings, absence and performance management, employment status, working time and TUPE related issues. 

The team has impressive credentials in the energy, transport, retail, hospitality, sport, media, construction, education, financial services and public sectors and have represented clients at the Supreme Court in pivotal cases concerning the Working Time Regulations and Tribunal jurisdiction.

Firm Practice Areas

Banking, Capital Projects, Charities, Company Secretarial, Construction, Corporate Finance, Corporate Recovery, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Pensions and Benefits, Environment, Health and Safety, IP and Technology, Media, Planning, Product Integrity, Property, Public Sector, Tax, Urban Regeneration