Associate | Edinburgh
Jennifer has specialised in family law since 2005 and offers clear and sensitive advice to our clients in a broad range of cases. Jennifer advises on divorce, dissolution of civil partnership, financial issues arising from separation, cohabitation cases and a variety of child related matters including contact, residence, relocation and specific issue cases and surrogacy. She has an empathetic approach and works hard to find solutions that lead to a successful and child-centred outcome for clients. Whilst committed to assisting clients resolve issues without the need for contested court proceedings, Jennifer has experience in representing clients in both the Sheriff Court and the Court of Session.
Jennifer has a strong commitment to voluntary work. She has served as a Panel Member for the Edinburgh Children’s Panel, for 5 years, has volunteered as a NSPCC/Childline telephone counsellor and sat on the Board of the Adoption charity, Birthlink. Currently, Jennifer volunteers at the Scottish Child Law Centre by answering a variety of online enquiries for member of the public who need initial advice about child law issues.
Jennifer is a member of the Family Law Association and served as a Committee Member for a number of years.