Jennifer Wilkie

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Burness Paull LLP

50 Lothian Road


Jennifer is a Partner with Burness Paull LLP. Jennifer works mostly in Edinburgh, practising Scots Law. Jennifer is accredited as family law specialist and as a mediator by the Law Society of Scotland. Jennifer is also a qualified collaborative family lawyer. Her practice focuses on resolving financial and child related arrangements for married and cohabiting couples after separation. Jennifer was ranked as “Star Associate” by Chamber & Partners in 2019 and 2020.  Jennifer has tutored in family law at Edinburgh University and has spoken at both national and international conferences on family law matters including on cross border jurisdiction for AIJA and for the American Bar Association Section of International Family Law. Jennifer is currently Vice Co-Chair of the American Bar Association Section of International Family Law.

Languages Spoken: English

Practice Areas: Adoption, Appeals, Arbitration, Child Care/Public Law, Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Cohabitation, Collaborative Law, Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence/Protection Orders, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Capital Provision, Finance: Insolvency, Finance: Pensions/Superannuation/Retirement and Employment Benefits, Finance: Property Issues, Finance: Taxation, Finance: Trusts, Hague Convention/Child Abduction, Mediation, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Parentage/Paternity, Pre-nuptial/Post-nuptial Agreements, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Same Sex Partnerships, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony, Succession Law, Surrogacy

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