Grant Smith Law

Grant Smith Law
Alexander George and Co
tel. 01224 621620

Civil Litigation, Family and Child Law

The Civil Litigation, Family and Child Law Department of Grant Smith Law Practice is headed up by specialist Director and accredited family law and child law expert Hilary Macandrew who is based in our Turriff office. Hilary is assisted in Turriff by experienced Consultant Gail Wiggins. Director Margaret Nash is the main point of contact for Civil Litigation, Family and Child Law  in our Banff and Buckie Offices and is assisted by Associate Calum Slessor. Associate Garry Sturrock is the main point of contact in our Aberdeen office for Civil Litigation, Child & Family law work. There is also support from trainee solicitors Caragh Gilhooly and Kevin Anderson and a team of fully qualified paralegals and legal secretaries

The services provided by our team are:-

  • Family Law, including cohabitation and pre-nuptial agreements, Separation and Divorce/Dissolution of Civil Partnerships;
  • Child Law, including all aspects in relation to Parental Rights and Responsibilities, Residence and Contact for parents and grandparents as well as Adoptions and Permanence actions;
  • Children’s Hearings, including Grounds of Referral and associated court procedures and
  • Heritable repossession proceedings in both the commercial public sector and for private landlords

We offer a number of different family law services, including collaborative law, mediation and family law arbitration. For more information on these services, please contact Hilary MacAndrew.
Legal Aid may be available for some of the above services and each client will be advised as to their eligibility for Legal Aid on their initial visit.

  • Information on family law mediation can be accessed on Calm Scotland website:
    www.calmscotland.co.uk/

    To find out more about collaborative family law, please visit Consensus Scotland website:
    www.consensus-scotland.com/

    Additional details about the Family Law Arbitration Group Scotland can be accessed on their website:
    www.flagsarb.com

Hilary Macandrew

Hilary Macandrew
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Margaret Nash

Margaret Nash
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Gail Wiggins

Gail Wiggins
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Calum Slessor

Calum Slessor
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Garry Sturrock

Garry Sturrock
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