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The 16 Best Divorce Solicitors & Family Lawyers in Edinburgh

16 Family Law Solicitors & Divorce Lawyers Near You

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Brian Rooney

Rooney Family Law     Edinburgh    

4.8 score
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4 reviews
Founder of this specialist family law firm and an accredited family law specialist by The Law Society of Scotland, Brian is a highly competent and well-respected family lawyer and divorce solicitor. With vast experience and knowledge, he offers advice and representation on all family-related matters with a particular specialism...
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I found Brian to be personable, knowledgeable and straightforward Rooney Family Law completed the divorce quickly and efficiently My best interests were always at the core of how they work
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Lucia Clark

Morton Fraser     Edinburgh    

4.6 score
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134 reviews
A Partner in the Family Law team, an accredited family law specialist and a trained mediator, Lucia is held in high regard for her expertise and knowledge in the field of family law. Representing a broad range of clients, she has particular expertise in resolving complex financial disputes and...
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Great communication, everything clearly explained Provided prompt, clear advice and brought the matter to a successful conclusion Professional firm
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Lucy Metcalf

Thorntons Solicitors     Edinburgh    

4.0 score
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41 reviews
Noted for her family law expertise in The Legal 500 and described in the 2024 edition of Chambers UK as “experienced and able” and “always fights her clients’ corner strongly”, Lucy is a Partner and accredited specialist in family law. She offers advice to a variety of clients, involving...
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Brilliant from start to finish Straightforward, sensible, sound legal advice Very friendly and helpful

Nina Taylor

Lindsays     Edinburgh    

3.1 score
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38 reviews
A talented all-rounder and Partner in the firm, Nina has significant experience within family law and can undertake a range of family and matrimonial cases. Her 25 year career has seen her receive accreditation from The Law Society of Scotland, as well as membership to the Family Law Association...
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Cath Karlin

Cath Karlin Family Law     Edinburgh    

4.2 score
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12 reviews
Founder of this niche, highly specialist family law practice serving the Edinburgh area, Cath is a highly acclaimed family law expert with a career spanning over 25 years. She is committed to securing the best possible outcome for her clients whether in relation to the beginning of a relationship,...
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A good family lawyer Represented me with empathy and professionalism throughout I knew I was in good hands

Jacqueline Stroud

Brodies     Edinburgh    

4.2 score
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32 reviews
Highly regarded for her calm nature, as well as the care and sympathetic approach she offers, Jacqueline is a popular choice for clients facing relationship breakdown. Representing a range of clients for over 21 years, she is a Partner and Head of the Family Team and can provide assistance...
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Brilliant legal team, quick and efficient responses Their approachable, friendly manner was something which I valued I cannot speak highly enough of Jacqueline and her team
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Danielle Edgar

Anderson Strathern     Edinburgh    

4.9 score
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49 reviews
Offering no-nonsense, sensible advice to her clients, Danielle is a highly experienced family solicitor and Partner at this reputable law firm. She holds a double accreditation from The Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in both family law and child law with considerable experience in child arrangement disputes,...
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Couldn't recommend any higher, highest standards throughout the business Very professional law firm, would highly recommend them

Mohammed Sabir

MBS Solicitors     Edinburgh    

4.7 score
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113 reviews
Founder of this reputable local firm established in 2010, Mohammed (“Ali”) regularly handles cases involving cohabitation, divorce, international child abduction and relocation. His vast experience also involves high value financial cases using either collaborative practice or, if appropriate, the Sheriff Court or the Court of Session, working alongside a...
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One of the kind One of the best solicitors in Edinburgh Highly recommend
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Beverley Johnson

Johnson Legal Family Law     Edinburgh    

4.8 score
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29 reviews
With an excellent reputation as a family solicitor who understands the needs of her clients and is an outstanding communicator, Beverley has a successful track record in family law which spans over 25 years. Director and Head of the Family Team at this specialist family law firm, she undertakes...
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Excellent, hard working and go the extra mile Excellent advice in an extremely professional manner Real care for me as a client

Grant Knight

TC Young     Edinburgh    

3.9 score
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23 reviews
Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in family law and one of the most esteemed family law practitioners in the area, Grant is a solicitor in great demand. He has a 30 year track record of success in family law cases, practising principally in the...
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He took no nonsense from the other side, what a breath of fresh air Very caring and professional, took all the stress and worry away Highly recommend this firm of solicitors

Fiona Rasmusen

Gibson Kerr     Edinburgh    

4.3 score
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33 reviews
A highly regarded and well-respected legal expert, Fiona has gained a reputation for family law excellence, and has over 26 years' experience working on complex and technical cases. Heading up the firm’s Family Law team, she provides advice on all family law matters both in relation to litigation and...
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Fantastic, quick and professional help and support Helpful and professional staff The world needs more people like Fiona

Gillian Crandles

Turcan Connell     Edinburgh    

3.6 score
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9 reviews
A Managing Partner who is held in high esteem by clients, colleagues and legal professionals, Gillian is an accredited family law specialist by The Law Society of Scotland and the only family lawyer in Scotland to be recognised as an 'Eminent Practitioner' by Chambers UK. She has particular expertise...
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Top quality solicitors Amazing guidance with a calm voice Practical help and assistance

Rachael Kelsey

SKO Family Law     Edinburgh    

3.7 score
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10 reviews
One of the most esteemed family experts in Scotland and Founding Partner of this specialist family law firm, Rachael is described as "the doyenne of Scots family law" and "a formidable authority on family law". She is recognised as a 'Hall of Fame' family lawyer in The Legal 500,...
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Lynn Harrison

Beveridge & Kellas     Edinburgh    

4.6 score
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91 reviews
Partner and Head of the Family Law team, Lynn is an accomplished and proven divorce solicitor and family lawyer who prides herself on her accessible, no-nonsense approach. For over 30 years, she has worked closely with clients to help them to navigate the often emotional journey following a relationship...
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Professionalism, politeness & empathy First class service I would highly recommend this firm

Lesley Gordon

BTO Solicitors     Edinburgh    

4.2 score
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15 reviews
Ranked in the 2023 edition of Chambers UK and recognised as a ‘Leading Individual’ in The Legal 500, Lesley is considered as one of the foremost family law experts in Edinburgh. Described as “sensitive to clients’ needs” and “faultless” in her approach, she has specialised in family law for...
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Lynne Stratford

Drummond Miller     Edinburgh    

4.0 score
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29 reviews
Partner and Head of the Family Law Team, Lynne brings over 15 years’ experience to her varied caseload involving complex financial provision and divorce cases, cohabitation disputes, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements, and children matters. Accredited by The Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in family law,...
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Would recommend Friendly, informative and professional at all times Helpful, good communication and advice