Individuals and Family

Advising individuals has always been at the heart of our business. We have a strong, dedicated team offering expert advice to our clients who tell us they find us both professional and approachable. This section covers insights that affects families and individuals including employment, pensions, family law and personal financial issues.

    • COVID-19 Scotland takes domestic abuse seriously Following the announcement from Boris Johnson outlining radical controls on people’s contact with others and attendance at the workplace as a result of COVID-19 risks, experts and charities have warned of the potential increase in cases of domestic abuse and reduced abilities of social services in order to intervene.
    • Individuals & Families Surrogacy: What does the law say? Surrogacy is being used increasingly by couples and individuals as a way of having children.
    • Employment LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week: What about work? This week (2-8 March 2020) marks LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week. All 'family friendly' employment rights potentially apply to LGBT+ families, so It is worth familiarising yourself with the relevant policies in your workplace.
    • Individuals & Families LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week: What are the options? This week (2-8 March 2020) marks LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week. Over the years, various changes in the law have seen drastic improvements in providing more legal options than before to those in the LGBT community who wish to begin their journey to starting a family.

Family Law

Our specialist family lawyers work collaboratively with our clients to help them find the best possible outcome, reach an early settlement and maintain relationships where possible.

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