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Aberdein Considine

Isabelle Douglas

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Aberdein Considine

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Family Law

Position

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.

Career

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.

Languages

English.

Member

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.

Education

Aberdeen University LLB (Hons) 2006; Aberdeen University DipLP 2007.


Scotland: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Aberdein Considine has added two new partners to its family team: April Campbell joined in August 2018 and Karl Brown joined from Murray and Brown in November 2017. The group, which provides ‘good advice at a reasonable price’ handles separations (including financial and child-related issues), contentious and non-contentious aspects of divorce, child law matters, child maintenance, adoption, civil partnerships and pre-nuptial agreements. The practice is led by Ruth Aberdein, who specialises in high-value divorce and separation cases, and has expertise in alternative dispute resolution methods. The ‘highly intelligent and diligentIsabelle Douglas is ‘thorough and empathetic to the overall situation of separation’; she has particular expertise in financial provision and child-related matters. Naeema Sajid's focus is guardianship issues, although she also has extensive experience in contentious court proceedings.

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