Beverley is a Solicitor and trained Collaborative Practitioner within our Family Law team. She has been with the Family Law team at BTO since 2015, having completed a specialised traineeship in Family Law with us.
Beverley is experienced in dealing with all aspects of family law including financial provision on separation and divorce, cohabitation and cases relating to children. She has vast experience of pursuing all types of family actions through both the Sheriff Courts and the Court of Session, and also in resolving matters amicably away from court via negotiation and the collaborative process. During her training at BTO Beverley also spent 6 months working for our Corporate department, giving her a unique understanding of the corporate implications of a separation where family-owned businesses are involved.
Beverley is also well known as a specialist in Fertility Law in Scotland, and regularly advises clients and organisations about matters such as surrogacy, assisted or donor conception, and parenting for LGBT+ couples. She is a pioneer for all kinds of Modern Families, and in finding innovative legal solutions to help create your family.
Beverley is warm and approachable with clients and takes pride in making the law easy to understand.
In her spare time, Beverley enjoys all things sporty and is the vice-captain of Greenock Wanderers Ladies rugby team. She is also a member of the Law Society of Scotland’s Family Law Policy Committee, the Family Law Association, the Scottish Young Lawyers Association and Consensus Scotland.
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