Lynsey specialises in family law and child law.

Lynsey calls to the bar as a Lord Hope scholar. Prior to calling, Lynsey gained 6 years’ experience as a litigation solicitor, where she specialised in family and child Law. As a solicitor, she had a busy practice, advising clients on a broad range of matters including divorce, financial provision, cohabitation, residence, contact and relocation.

Lynsey was frequently instructed in applications under the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000. She is experienced in dealing with cases of a complex and sensitive nature.

Lynsey has considerable experience appearing in the Sheriff Courts.

During her devilling, Lynsey gained significant experience in criminal law, developing a keen interest in the area. She hopes to develop her criminal practice at the bar whilst maintaining her civil practice. She has a particular interest in taking the evidence of vulnerable witnesses.