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Family law

We have extensive expertise in dealing with the sort of delicate negotiations that comprise family law and we take the time to learn about your issue and how we can best help you.

Experienced family lawyers who are here for you

As experienced family lawyers, we know that life can be complicated, and never more so than when dealing with personal relationships. We recognise that clients need clear, pragmatic and sensible advice, whether dealing with negotiation of a prenuptial agreement, resolving issues relating to the care of children or addressing the financial issues arising out of a separation or divorce. We have an exceptional record of resolving both child-related and financial disputes by negotiation, but in the cases where that does not prove possible, we have the expertise to successfully litigate on your behalf in either the Court of Session or Sheriff Court.

Every situation is unique, and our advice is tailored to your needs. We have extensive expertise in dealing with the sort of delicate negotiations that comprise family law and we take the time to learn about your issue and how we can best help you. Our Family Law Team are specialists in cross-border and international aspects of Family Law and can advise on jurisdictional issues and enforcement of foreign court orders.

We advise on:

  • Separation and divorce
  • Financial provision on relationship breakdown
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
  • International aspects of family law, including ‘forum shopping’
  • Registration and Enforcement of foreign court orders
  • Child-related issues – residence and contact disputes, specific issue orders, adoption
  • Cohabitation claims, including claims on the death of a cohabiting partner
We are here for all your legal needs. How can we help?
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Philippa Cunniff

Partner, Head of Family Law

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Sally Nash

Partner

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Denise Laverty

Legal Director

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Sarah Feeney

Associate