Kara has been an active part of the legal profession since she was 16 years old, starting out as an Administrative Assistant before working as a Paralegal, and ultimately qualifying as a Solicitor. Kara trained at one of the top tier Law Firms in Scotland before joining a firm in Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway where she gained a wealth of experience running a bustling department.
Kara has a keen interest in Alternative Dispute Resolution and is collaboratively trained and so, joins our Director, Emma King, in being able to offer this specialised service to our clients who are in need of Family Law services. In addition, Kara is a serving member of the Children’s Panel and so is able to bring a huge breadth of knowledge and a well-rounded, balanced approach to all family law disputes.
Since May 2022
Dealing with novel and complex issues. Helping clients in a time of need and attempting to find a resolution, which can often be done by thinking outside the box
The team moral – we all support each other.
Listening and empathy – clients are often seeking advice in one of the most difficult times in their lives.
Greece or a homestay in Scotland
Becoming a Solicitor despite leaving school at 15 with no qualifications.
Spending time with my husband and family or climbing Munro’s.
A good mentor, a good listener and a good support.