Isabelle Douglas > Aberdein Considine > Aberdeen, Scotland > Lawyer Profile
Aberdein Considine Offices
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Isabelle is a Partner in the Family Law team, specialising in divorce, financial issues arising from separation and child related matters. She also regularly advises clients who are contemplating cohabitation and marriage on how to best protect their assets.
Trained with Aberdein Considine, qualifying in 2009; Solicitor, Aberdein Considine 2009-2013; Senior Solicitor, Aberdein Considine 2013; Associate, Aberdein Considine 2014-2016; Partner, Aberdein Considine 2016-present.
The Law Society of Scotland; The Family Law Association; Aberdeen Bar Association; Trained in Collaborative Practice and a member of Consensus Collaboration Scotland and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.
Aberdeen University LLB (Hons) 2006; Aberdeen University DipLP 2007.
‘A leading firm in Aberdeen but with a presence across Scotland‘, Aberdein Considine ‘handles the full range of family law matters in the Sheriff Court and Court of Session’. Notably, the group assists clients in high-value financial provision cases, child-related cases, as well as pre- and post-nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements. The offering is led by Ruth Aberdein, ‘one of the leading family lawyers in Aberdeen’ and ‘all-rounder in terms of children and finance’ issues. Leonie Burke, for her part, ‘is very good in high value and complex finance cases’, while Isabelle Douglas and Karl Brown are adept in a wide range of family issues.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Private client > Family
- Real estate > Commercial property: Edinburgh and Glasgow
- Real estate > Commercial property: elsewhere in Scotland
- Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: elsewhere in Scotland
- Private client > Personal tax, trusts and executries
- Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery
- Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation