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SKO Family Law Specialists

Firm Profile


  • Profile
  • Forsyth House
  • 93 George Street
  • Edinburgh
  • City of Edinburgh
  • UK
  • EH2 3ES

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

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,
  • Edinburgh,
  • City of Edinburgh
  • UK
  • EH2 3ES
  • Tel (0131) 243 2583
  • Fax (0131) 243 2582
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