Ms Judith Higson > Scullion LAW > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Scullion LAW
G1 5LB

Work Department

Family Law


Head of Family Law. Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in Family Law, Child Law and as a Family Law Mediator and collaborative lawyer. Regularly instructed on all aspects of family law and child law. Has extensive Court experience and experience of representing children. Specialises in cases involving complex financial provision, often with an international element. Has extensive experience of relocations of children intra UK and abroad and all types of child cases, Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements and cohabitation cases.


Qualified 2002; Michael Allan in Association with Graeme Murray and Co 2002-2003, Hamilton Burns WS 2003 to 2009; Kerr Stirling LLP (Partner) 2009 -2018; Scullion LAW (Executive Director) 2018 to present




Law Society of Scotland, Family Law Association, Glasgow Bar Association, CALM (Comprehensive Accredited Lawyer Mediators), Consensus Collaboration Scotland, member of the Child and Family Law Sub Committee of the Law Society of Scotland


Hutcheson’s Grammar School, Aberdeen University 1998 LLB Hons and German Law 2:1, 2000 DipLP, Notary Public


travel and spending time with family

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Private client > Family

Boutique family law outfit Scullion LAW is headed up by Judith Higson, who has extensive experience guiding clients through complex separations and divorce and child law cases. A large proportion of instructions are successfully resolved by mediation, particularly cases involving financial dimensions and care arrangements for children. Nicola Buchanan joined the team as a senior associate from BLM in March 2020.