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Turcan Connell

Work 0131 228 8111
Fax 0131 228 8118
723300 EDINBURGH-43
Edinburgh, Glasgow, London

Lindsey Ogilvie

Work 0131 228 8111
Turcan Connell

Work Department

Family Law


Partner and Civil Solicitor Advocate


Trained at Drummond Miller Solicitors. Solicitor at BCKM 2005 to 2006. Solicitor at HBJ Gateley Wareing 2006 to 2008. Senior Solicitor at Turcan Connell 2008, Partner 2018 to date. Accredited family law specialist, accredited child law specialist


Member of Scottish Society for Solicitor Advocates, member of Family Law Association


Jordanhill and Glasgow High School; Strathclyde University, Edinburgh University diploma

Scotland: Private client


Within: Family

Turcan Connell’s ‘extremely strong group’ has a particular focus on complex work for high-net-worth individuals and negotiations of financial settlements that avoid litigation. The firm’s broader practice adds value to the family law team in terms of business valuations, pension sharing, tax and trusts. In addition to divorce mandates, the firm also handles cohabitation issues, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, child law cases (including international relocation), adoption and surrogacy. Dual qualified in Scots and English law, practice head Gillian Crandles is ‘in the very top category of family lawyers in Scotland’. She has ‘an excellent manner with clients’ and acts for a wide variety of Scottish professional individuals facing matrimonial and cohabitation issues. ‘Pragmatic’ Alasdair Loudon has notable expertise in international divorces. Lindsey Ogilvie, who was promoted to partner in April 2018, is the firm’s child specialist, but is also recommended for her work on complex financial issues. Senior solicitor Zaynab Al Nasser, whose attention to detail is ‘second to none’, is another key contact.

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