Mrs Ashley Simpson > Patience and Buchan > Aberdeen, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Patience and Buchan
AB10 1RB

Work Department

Family Law


Ashley is one of Patience and Buchan’s two Partners.  Ashley is Accredited as a Specialist in Family Law, Child Law and as a Family Law Mediator.  Ashley is trained in Collaborative Law and a Family Law Arbiter.


Ashley started her career in a busy  High Street firm in Montrose undertaking a variety of litigation work.  She has specialised in Family Law with Patience and Buchan since 2011.


Law Society of Scotland; Family Law Association; Aberdeen Bar Association; Consensus Collaboration Scotland; Family Law Arbitration Group Scotland.


Ashley was educated in Aberdeen and studied at Aberdeen University.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Private client > Family

Patience and Buchan is a specialist family law firm based in Aberdeen, led by ‘empathetic and caring’ senior partner Lorna Buchan, who receives plaudits for her client care and personal approach. She works in tandem with Ashley Simpson, who is ‘is well known for her involvement in child-related actions.’ Both are accredited specialists in family law. The firm prides itself on its commitment to alternative dispute resolution methods such as arbitration, mediation and collaboration.