Firm profile submitted by SKO Family Law Specialists
Managing Partner: Susan Oswald
Senior Partner: Rachael Kelsey
Number of partners: 4
Assistant solicitors: 5
Other fee-earners: 4
General Rachael Kelsey, Susan Oswald, Alison Edmondson, Robert Gilmour
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK:
Financial Matters: Implications of cohabitation, separation, inter-generational gifting and divorce. Often involves working with other specialists- tax, family office, trust, reputation management, corporate, immigration, property and employment lawyers; accountants, wealth management advisors and trustees.
Jurisdictional Matters & Novel Areas of Law: International/intra-UK; forum shopping; ‘kilting’ contractual documentation; recognition/enforcement; HFEA/ART/Surrogacy; human rights/equality of treatment for LGBTI individuals; forced marriage; reputation management and advising film/TV companies.
Child Law: Including residence and contact. Particular experience of relocation, inter-country adoption, abduction/Hague Convention and child support (domestic and international).
- Forsyth House,
- 93 George Street,
- City of Edinburgh
- EH2 3ES
- Tel (0131) 243 2583
- Fax (0131) 243 2582
- Website : www.sko-family.co.uk