Miller Samuel Hill Brown Solicitors Claimed

Providing quality legal advice throughout Scotland and beyond.

We Provide Tailored And Innovative Solutions

We operate from a central office in Glasgow, but our reach is global.

With roots tracing back to 1750, we have evolved today into a firm with acknowledged expertise, known for our friendly hands-on approach. We build strong relationships with our clients and make a difference to them by understanding their specific needs. We get the job done, on time and within budget.

Our core areas are commercial property, employment law, family law & divorce, litigation, licensing, personal injury claims, private client, residential property and corporate.

As the only Scottish member of the International Lawyers Network we offer our clients access to quality assured advice in any international jurisdiction. We are also proud to rank highly in the prestigious United Kingdom Legal 500. We work for individuals, public sector organisations, private and listed companies, entrepreneurs, financial institutions and insurers.

Our consistently high standard of service is independently and externally audited through LawNet and we have achieved and maintained ISO9001:2008 certification.

At Miller Samuel Hill Brown we have expert solicitors, specialising in:

  • Residential property
  • Private client
  • Family Law
  • Personal injury
  • Litigation
  • Licensing
  • Employment law
  • Commercial property
  • Corporate
  • Mediation & Conflict Resolution
  • Data Protection


"Their Accuracy, Efficiency, Competence And Knowledge Cannot Be Bettered In Scotland" - Legal 500.

Our licensing team provides specialist advice for the licensed trade, including pubs, restaurants, nightclubs and supermarket chains.

Led by some of Scotland’s best licensing lawyers, our licensing team has provided specialist advice to some of the biggest names in the licensed trade for over 65 years. Our client portfolio spans all market sectors, including pubs, restaurants, nightclubs and supermarket chains.

We work with clients across Scotland, from the Borders to Shetland and particularly in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Dundee. We have appeared at hearings in every Local Authority area across Scotland.

Specialists in all areas of Liquor and Civic licensing, from Premises licences to Late Hours Catering, our dedicated licensing team offer support and advice on all elements of licensing practice.

Our licensing services include:


Comprehensive Advice on Acquisitions and Sales of Licensed Premises

New Grants of Premises Licences

Variations of Existing Premises Licences

Transfers of Premises Licence

Personal Licences

Personal Licence, Refresher and Mandatory Training advice and assistance

Support and Representation at Interventions

Occasional Licences

Extended Hours applications

Licensing Scotland Act 2005 Appeals



Late Hours Catering Licences

Cinema Licences

Theatre Licences

Table and Chairs Permissions

Public Entertainment Licences

Taxi and Private Hire Car Licences