Claire Christie, Associate
Claire is an Associate with SKO. She is accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a Specialist in Family Law and has over a decade of experience as a family lawyer. She is a trained Collaborative lawyer.
Claire joined SKO in 2018. She is a graduate of Edinburgh University and was a part-time Tutor on the undergraduate LLB Family Law Course after leaving university.
Claire qualified at a large multi-disciplinary firm in 2007 and has specialised in family law since then. Her practice covers the full range of family law matters from financial provision when a relationship comes to an end (whether the couple are married or cohabiting) to pure child law. She has particular experience of working in matters where there are farming interests, private family companies and complex financial arrangements.
Clients find Claire’s wise, considered and tenacious approach immensely reassuring. She is a very well-known, and liked, family lawyer in Scotland- other solicitors like working with her and she is adept at finding creative solutions to intractable problems for her clients. She is praised by counsel as being one of the best family lawyers of her generation.
Claire has intermediate Spanish.