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Family/Matrimonial - Glasgow, Edinburgh and surrounds
"She is detail-orientated and gets things done quickly and well." "Karen was tremendous - she was straight with me from the start and courageous at a time when I had lost all my courage." "A very good lawyer who will always stand her ground and defend her clients' interests."
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Karen is a highly experienced family law solicitor who is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in family law and also as a family law mediator. She is trained in Collaborative Practice. Karen holds dual qualification in Scots and English law.
Karen has extensive experience over the spectrum of family law case types, including financial provision and divorce cases; cohabitation cases; pre-nuptial and pre-cohabitation agreements; child-related cases, including those with an international element and child abduction related matters.
Having specialised exclusively in family law since the outset of her career, she has many years of experience of assisting clients to achieve the right outcome for their particular circumstances. Whilst experienced in dealing with cases both in the sheriff courts and Court of Session, in most cases, she is able to help clients find a positive way forward without the need for court proceedings.
Karen is a former Chair and Vice Chair of the Family Law Association of Scotland (FLA).
Karen is a member of Consensus, IACP (the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals), CALM Scotland and the FLA.