An excellent litigator and solicitor advocate, Debbie is experienced in dealing with all aspects of family law including financial provision on separation and divorce, cohabitation cases, prenuptial agreements and child law.

While experienced in both the Court of Session and the sheriff court, Debbie seeks to resolve as many cases as possible through negotiation in order to reduce the stress and uncertainty that court actions can bring. An accredited specialist in family law, Debbie is also a trained collaborative lawyer and accredited mediator. Her previous experience as a criminal defence agent makes her exceptionally well placed to provide expert advice to those who find themselves in that situation regarding family law, such as domestic abuse.

Living Brodies' values

Clients and colleagues appreciate Debbie's caring and straightforward approach, collaborating with other colleagues across the team to resolve cases sensibly and pragmatically.

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  • Law Society of Scotland Specialist in Family Law
  • Member of Consensus
  • Member of Family Law Association and Law Society of Scotland Accredited Mediator
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  • Ranked as Rising Stars by Legal 500 UK 2024 in Family - Scotland.
  • Ranked as Associate to Watch by Chambers and Partners UK 2024 in Family/Matrimonial - Glasgow, Edinburgh and surrounds.