Because there's more
to family law than divorce.


Our services

Family relationships break down. It is a sad but unalterable fact – sometimes relationships can be repaired and bridges rebuilt – but sometimes they can’t and separation or divorce must be contemplated.

Whatever your situation, we can help.

Our specialist team of divorce and separation lawyers can help you to navigate the difficult emotions often involved in separation to find the best solutions for you and your family.


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Our Family Law team

Brodies is home to many of Scotland’s most highly rated legal experts, who have built formidable teams across each of our core business areas and we continue to attract the brightest legal talent from the cream of the UK’s law firms, embracing their experience to develop best practice at Brodies.

However, our people are not just excellent lawyers – they are committed to going above and beyond what is normally expected of a legal adviser to understand their clients’ needs, provide creative solutions and build long-lasting relationships based on trust.

Meet the team

Shaun George
Donna McKay
Lydia McLachlan
Susie Mountain
Rachael Latcham
Jennifer Ross
Stacey Duguid
Scott Cochrane
Richard Smith
Leonie Burke
Nicola Kerr
Laura Mack
Amanda Guilar
Lisa Girdwood
Zoe Wray
Kirsty McGuinness
Sharon McReynolds
Aberdeen Edinburgh Glasgow

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This week the National Records of Scotland published the top 100 lists of most popular names for babies whose births were registered in 2016. There are no particularly...

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Divorces where the matrimonial property includes a farming business are often some of the most difficult and fraught ones to deal with. Problems can arise when either...

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London based couple, Charles Keidan and Rebecca Steinfeld, have been cohabiting for seven years. Rather than entering into a marriage, they decided that the best...

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    By Leonie Burke, March 2017

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    By Scott Cochrane, March 2017

  • Upcoming ‘Parenting Apart’ sessions can help make separation easier

    By Lydia McLachlan, March 2017

  • Civil Partnerships For Heterosexual Couples? Wait And See

    By Susie Mountain, February 2017

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