Expert Child Law Solicitors

Child Law

Although closely associated with family law, child law is sometimes considered as a ‘stand alone’ area. 

With extensive experience in this field, we offer a sensitive approach in what can be difficult and challenging times for any family.

We provide a child centred focus combined with robust representation.

We provide representation for children.



Experts in child law

We deal with all area of child law including giving advice and negotiation and representation in Court.  

We also provide advice and representation in relation to Children’s Hearings.

Both Fergus Christie and Lesley McFall are frequently appointed as Curators in court actions to safeguard the interests of children in family proceedings.  They are also Court Reporters who are appointed to provide information to the Court in family disputes. Lesley is a family mediator accredited by the Law Society of Scotland.

Both Fergus and Lesley have considerable experience in negotiating arrangements in contact disputes.

We Have Expertise In:

  • Residence
  • Contact
  • Relocation
  • Adoption
  • Juvenile referrals
  • Children's Panel
  • Children’s Hearings
  • Family disputes
  • Child representation