Divorce & Family Law Specialists
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John Kilcoyne and Company is an experienced family law practice based in Glasgow. We specialise in providing our services and expertise to people who are going through marriage and relationship breakdowns, divorce and separation. Our team of family lawyers deal with all aspects of family law. With a wide range of skills and years of experience, we can help with your particular circumstances, whether you are married, in a civil partnership or living together.

We deal with concerns related to the following:
  • Divorce, Separation & Dissolution
  • Financial Issues
  • Children

We have the expertise to deal with the complex problems that often results in family breakdown, especially those that are related to children and finances. We are aware that any action our client takes can have consequences to everyone involved, this is why we do not overlook any possible effects and consequences. This is what makes us different from other family law practice.

As experienced family lawyers we fully understand the effects of legal action to concerned parties, aiming to keep conflict to a minimum whenever possible, but taking strong and effective legal action whenever necessary. We aim to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients, and ensure they are fully supported in every aspect.
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Financial Provision on Divorce


I worked away from home and had instructed a lawyer to represent me in my divorce case. I forgot about the case and had not heard from him for a while. I returned to Glasgow and saw my wife had put the matrimonial home on the market...

Cohabitation Claim
Family Law Scotland Acts 2006


I went to Mr Kilcoyne when I separated from my partner as I heard the law had changed and I could make a financial claim on separation. The position was I resided with my partner for a number of years but the family home was in my partner’s sole name. I had paid all the mortgage payments since the house was purchased and had contributed the lions share of the household costs. My ex-partner would not agree to pay me anything...

Acting for father of child


I had been having difficulty obtaining contact to my children after separation from my wife. I had a court order for contact. My wife had not obeyed the court order and failed to turn up at court. I could not get contact even though the court had ordered it. I was in tears and was recommended to go to Mr Kilcoyne...

Acting for mother of child


I had been in an abusive relationship with my ex-partner. My daughter had witnessed many bad experiences of her father being abusive towards me and him being under the influence of alcohol and drugs. The court made an order for contact. I tried my best to persuade my daughter to attend for contact but she was reluctant and distressed at going for contact...

Specific Issue Order


I separated from my partner in Glasgow and had a child with him. My ex-partner was having regular contact to his child. I visited Australia on a few occasions and entered into a relationship with an Australian man. I confirm that I fell pregnant to the Australian man. I confirm that the Australian man owned his own business and he indicated that he wanted me to come to Australia to stay full time with him...

Divorce, Separation & Dissulution

The breakdown of a relationship is an upsetting and emotional time. There are many practical and legal issues which we will be able to help you deal with.

We offer extensive and expert advice wholly focused on helping you through these difficulties. You will find us sympathetic and sensitive to the issues you are facing.

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financial issues

Reaching a financial settlement is always a considerable concern to anybody contemplating divorce proceedings. We have a great deal of experience in negotiating satisfactory financial settlements for our clients.

Our main concern is to ensure robust negotiations are carried out, and proceedings are not unduly drawn out.

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When parents separate they often have to make difficult decisions about their children. Parents often find it difficult to agree with the best way forward for their children.

We are sensitive to these issues and have many years’ experience in assisting parents resolve their disputes in the best possible interests of the children.

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