FAMILY LAW, SEPARATION AND DIVORCE
Family crises and breakdowns can be frightening and hugely stressful. Even if you have been able to arrange things amicably without lawyers, it can sometimes feel like groping about in a darkened room trying to find a way out. A good legal adviser can help you find the way and help open the
door to the future for you. I specialise in helping people with all sorts of family or family-related difficulties. Based in Edinburgh and offering advice throughout Scotland, I have been practising as a solicitor since 1990. I offer help and advice on the whole range of family related issues including:
You can be assured of sympathetic, practical advice given in a cost-effective way, in plain language, by a lawyer with long and varied experience in family law and in life. While my approach is usually to advise dealing with disagreements by negotiation, should other methods, even court action be the best way forward, this will be explained and fearlessly undertaken should you wish.
PROPERTY LAW FOR LANDLORDS AND TENANTS
I am happy to advise on contentious issues about all aspects of property law and related litigation, particularly leases of commercial and residential property. I have built up considerable experience advising both landlords and tenants in many different cases
HERALDRY AND THE LAW OF ARMS
Yes, this is not exactly mainstream, but I have the experience and am happy to help those needing advice on the granting or succession to heraldic arms and bearings in Scotland