Anderson Strathern

Family/Matrimonial Department

Scotland
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What the team is known for Covers both children and financial cases relating to divorce, along with cohabitation claims, permanence orders and prenuptial agreements. Often acts for business owners and high net worth individuals on separations and financial provision cases involving important property portfolios, other assets abroad and pension issues. Further expertise in cases concerning highly sensitive issues such as domestic abuse and child protection orders.

Strengths One client describes the team as "highly supportive, knowledgeable and practical."

Another remarks: "I was terrified of the whole process but they were just amazing at explaining everything and seemed to genuinely care about what I needed."

Another source highlights the team's strength in handling children matters, describing the lawyers as "experienced family practitioners who can provide support and representation in contact and residence cases."

Notable practitioners


Janice Jones
has a wide-ranging family law practice that encompasses financial provision matters as well as child contact and residence disputes. "Janice is extremely knowledgeable about family law and quickly got to grips with the issues on the case," says one source, while another adds: "She is very clear and direct with clients and gives them straightforward advice."