Accredited Specialist in Family Law and Family Mediation.
A Legal Director in our Family Law team and based in the Cupar Office, Cheryl advises clients on a range of matters.
Cheryl is Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Family Law. She is trained in Collaborative Practice, and is a member of Consensus Collaboration Scotland. She has been a Committee member of the Family Law Association for over 5 years, and currently holds the position of Secretary.
Cheryl advises clients on all matters relating to family law, including separation/ divorce, protective remedies such as interdicts, and matters in respect of children, including residence/contact issues, and adoption. She also regularly drafts pre and post nuptial agreements as well as cohabitation agreements.
In addition, Cheryl also carries out a significant amount of work in respect of Guardianship Orders and Intervention Orders.
Cheryl has a practical approach and assists clients in resolving matters as amicably and quickly as possible. Court is usually viewed as a last resort. It is recognised however that certain matters can only be resolved by way of a Court action. Cheryl has considerable experience in representing clients in various Courts across Scotland, both virtually and in-person.