Promotions and new hires at law firm Gibson Kerr

RENOWNED law firm Gibson Kerr has bolstered its teams throughout the business with a raft of appointments and promotions.

Among those is the advancement of one of Scotland’s best qualified family lawyers, with Nadine Martin promoted to Partner.

As well as being Scotland’s first and only solicitor to be an accredited specialist in Family Law, Child Law, Family Law Mediation and a certified specialist in Trauma Informed practice, Nadine is also trained in collaborative practice and has impressed since joining the firm in July 2021 .

Her practice covers all areas of family and child law, including separation, divorce, financial provision, residence and contact disputes and relocation of children. An adept negotiator, Nadine is also a tenacious litigator and appears regularly in the Sheriff Courts and conducts divorce litigation in the Court of Session. She is frequently instructed in mediation work throughout Scotland.

Nadine is a proponent of trauma informed law and works with the Law Society of Scotland to deliver a specialist certification in trauma informed practice to solicitors throughout Scotland.

Outwith work Nadine is a trustee on the board of Glasgow East Women’s Aid which supports women, children and young people affected by domestic abuse. She volunteers for the Scottish Child Law Centre. She is a committee member of both CALM Mediation Scotland and Consensus Collaboration Scotland both of which work to promote forms of alternative dispute resolution in Scotland.

Nadine Martin said: “Gibson Kerr is a firm that places huge value in the quality of its service and its people. In our family law team that is reflected in the seniority and experience of our members, many of whom are accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as specialists in the field. For our clients, this means they can access top quality service at fair, transparent

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