BKF is Scotland’s leading Media, Defamation and Reputation management law firm. 


Established in Glasgow in 1785, BKF specialises in media law and intellectual property, with particular emphasis on defamation and reputation management.

The practice counts among its clients a number of corporate and private clients as well as national newspapers and publishers.

The present partners of the firm have continued with the traditions long established by our predecessors of providing sound advice and effective service to all of our clients.

BKF enjoys a strong reputation in corporate law specialising in corporate finance with particular emphasis on M&A work, including business start-ups, MBOs, joint ventures and commercial contracts.

The firm also benefits from a respected civil court department dealing with commercial and contractual disputes, landlord and tenant, reparation and family law.  Our commercial and domestic conveyancing department can assist you with any property purchase or sale, however small or complex.

We also specialise in trusts, tax planning and the administration of estates.