Nicola has specialised in Family Law since 2008. She advises clients on a broad range of family law issues including separation, divorce, cohabitants' rights, pre-nuptial agreements and child related issues such as residence and contact disputes, adoptions and the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. Nicola has a particular interest in financial provision on divorce cases and has successfully negotiated many favourable financial settlements for clients. In cases where recourse to court is necessary, she has experience of dealing with cases both in the Court of Session and the Sheriff Court.
Nicola is trained in Collaborative practice and is a member of Consensus. She also sits on the Committee of the Family Law Association for Scotland.
Clients have commented that they appreciate Nicola’s work ethic, approachability and support.
In her spare time, Nicola enjoys playing various outdoor sports and spending time with family and friends.