Legal matters concerning children are one of the most complex and sensitive areas of law.
Child Custody Lawyer
At Miller Samuel Hill Brown, we understand that it is crucial to minimise the effect a separation or divorce has on any children of the couple
It is imperative that sensible, fair and practical arrangements be put in place in terms of:
- Where the children will live (known as Residence in legal terms);
- Who the children will see and when ('Contact')
We have practical and legal experience in this area and can help you reach an arrangement that works best.
Unfortunately it is not always possible for satisfactory arrangements to be reached amicably and willingly between couples and court action may be necessary. Court proceedings concerning children are a stressful and unpleasant experience. It is paramount that you have an experienced, expert family lawyer to help you undertake proceedings.
We can also help you with establishing Parental Responsibility. Applications move abroad and take your children with you, Applications to stop your child being taken abroad and Applications to change a child's school or change a child's surname etc.
As well as dispute resolution between parents, we can also help you with other matters relating to children, such as Adoption.
Divorce and Children Law in Scotland
At Miller Samuel Hill Brown we provide clear expert advice on all aspects of family law. Let us help you. Please contact our family lawyers, specialists in child custody matters, Edward Laverty or Charles Brown on 01412211919 or fill in our online contact form.