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Angela Wipat

Associate | Perth, Edinburgh


Accredited Specialist in Family Law.

Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Family Law, a member of both the Scottish Collaborative Family Law Group and the Family Law Association, and a trained collaborative lawyer, Angela joined Thorntons in 2008 having previously practiced in Edinburgh, where she gained considerable experience of family actions and appeals in the Court of Session.

She has a wealth of experience and knowledge and has a particular interest in cross border disputes and financial provision on separation and divorce. She regularly appears in the Sheriff Court and is and able to offer alternative methods of dispute resolution to clients.


Chambers Leading Individual 2018 Accredited Specialist in Family Law.

Angela Wipat's Blog Entries

A new child centred approach to safeguarding in sport

Family Law specialist welcomes new approach to Safeguarding in Sport with new 'Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport'.…

Posted on 8th December 2017

Re-registering the Hatches

A recent article in a regional English newspaper that has been doing the rounds on Facebook has caused some concern for parents who…

Posted on 11th September 2017

The Named Person Scheme - Good Cop / Bad Cop

As one part of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014, the Named Person scheme has certainly courted some controversy.

Posted on 23rd June 2017

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