The litigation team at Burnett & Reid are able to provide advice in connection with a range of contentious and non-contentious legal matters and are regularly involved with regards to:


  • Court Actions
  • Separations
  • Divorces / Dissolutions of civil partnerships
  • Parental Rights and Responsibilities matters
  • Issues with regards to residence and contact with children
  • Adoptions
  • Cohabitants Rights
  • Referrals to the Children’s panel system
  • Protective orders
  • Guardianship applications and Intervention orders for adults who lack capacity
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation claims and appeals.

In addition we represent both private individuals and commercial clients in contractual disputes, disputes relating to heritable property (including recovery of possession), debt recovery, bankruptcy, and employment issues (including settlement agreements).

For more information please speak to someone in our litigation team by calling 01224 644 333 or by emailing This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it