Family Law


At JHS LAW our Family Law department is run by Partners, Lynn McMurchie and Alasdair Bryce who, together with Senior Solicitor, Vicky Raymond, recognise the importance of dealing with all aspects of Family Law in a sensitive manner while appreciating that it is important that matters are progressed swiftly to reduce the trauma that can be involved in the breakdown of a relationship, or in issues relating to children.

We recognise that it is preferable for matters to be resolved without recourse to litigation and in the first instance we will endeavour to resolve matters by negotiation.  We actively promote non-litigation based methods of resolving matters and are pleased to offer our clients the opportunity to resolve matters through the Collaborative process.  On the rare occasions when it is not possible for matters to be resolved through negotiation or alternative dispute resolution, we have the experience and expertise in conducting contested cases and representing clients in Court.

We can provide advice and guidance in respect of all aspects of Family Law including: