Careers: in brief

Scottish firm Balfour & Manson has merged with learning disability charity Disability Legal Services (DLS) this month. DLS, established by mental health lawyer Liz Craigmyle, has become a separate practice within the firm’s private client department, with Craigmyle joining the firm as a partner to head the new team.

Scottish firm Brodies’ public law specialists Christine O’Neill and Jane Munro launched their books, Scotland’s Constitution: Law and Practice and Public Law on 20 May. The publications provide fresh perspectives on developments in Scottish constitutional law over the past five years.