Area of practice

Ciara is a Solicitor working in our Divorce and Family Law team. She provides advice to clients on family law matters including financial provision on divorce, cohabitation and child-related matters. Having gained experience in litigating mattes in both the Sheriff Court and the Court of Session, Ciara is well versed in the rigorous preparation required to successfully litigate cases where disputes cannot be resolved through prior negotiation.

Ciara studied Law at the University of Edinburgh, graduating in 2016. As part of her degree, Ciara spent a year studying various aspects of International and European Law at Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid, Spain and she is fluent in Spanish. She completed her Diploma in Professional Legal Practice at the University of Glasgow before joining Turcan Connell as a Trainee in 2017.  She spent the majority of her traineeship in the Family Law Team and qualified as a Solicitor in 2019.