Turcan Connell

Family/Matrimonial Department

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For many years, Turcan Connell has enjoyed Band 1 status for Family/Matrimonial. Our specialist team is recognised for their proficiency and meticulous approach when dealing with all aspects of Family Law, but, in particular, cases involving professionals, business owners, entrepreneurs and other high-net-worth individuals.

Our services include:

  • Financial provision on divorce ā€“ particular expertise in business assets, corporate structures, pensions, executive incentive plans, tax, trusts, farms and agricultural tenancies
  • Cohabitation claims arising from death or separation
  • Child law cases including residence, contact, adoption, surrogacy, child support, international relocation and child abduction
  • International wealth protection, including pre-nuptial/post-nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements
  • Litigation experts in the Court of Session and Sheriff Courts throughout Scotland
    • Lindsey Ogilvie is a solicitor advocate
  • Cross-border and jurisdictional disputes
    • Gillian Crandles is dual qualified in Scotland and in England and Wales
  • Mediation, collaborative law and arbitration
    • Gillian Crandles is a family law arbitrator
    • Gillian Crandles is an accredited mediator
    • Gillian Crandles is a collaborative lawyer


Crandles, Gillian (Head of Department)

Al Nasser, Zaynab

Coutts, David

Macdonald, Jennifer

Macdonald, Jennifer

Ogilvie, Lindsey

Proudfoot, Elaine


Family Law

Tax Advice and Planning

Wills, Estate Planning and Succession