Denise is an accredited specialist in family law and is qualified as a solicitor in Scotland, England and Wales. Described as “very clear and focused” she is recognised as a leader in her field and is considered ‘one to watch’ by the latest Chambers and Partners’ guide to the legal profession.
Denise is also a practising collaborative family lawyer, assisting couples in resolving all aspects of the breakdown of their marriage or relationship in a non-adversarial way. She has over 22 years of experience of acting for married parties and cohabitees in all aspects of divorce and separation including financial settlements, child disputes, child welfare issues and pre-nuptial agreements, both within Scotland and involving cross-border disputes. Denise has a specialism in dealing with armed forces pensions.
She has an empathetic and pragmatic approach to disputes and is highly recommended by clients for her sensitive way of resolving difficult issues.
Denise is married with two daughters whose sporting and social activities keep her busy as 'mum’s taxi'. She also enjoys playing tennis, walking her dog, cooking for friends and sailing on sunny weekends.
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