Marisa is an Associate in our Family Law team, based in Glasgow. She has two accreditations from the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in both family law and child law. While covering all areas of family law, she is particularly known for her expertise in the field of cross border and international child law.
Marisa is an accredited specialist in family law and accredited specialist in child law. Marisa has particular expertise in international parental child abduction. She receives direct referrals from the Scottish government in this area and deals with enquires from child abduction charities. She has lectured and written articles on the subject. She is a full member of CALA, an English law group comprising child abductions specialists. She acts for both parents who have had their children removed from them and for those who have wrongfully removed children. Marisa understands the stress and anxiety that clients go through in this complex and specialist area of law.
Individuals and Families expertise
Marisa always attempts to achieve a successful outcome for clients through negotiation but has extensive experience in courts across Scotland should court action be required.
‘Marisa Cullen has very extensive experience of Hague Convention (child abduction) applications. She is adept at identifying and dealing with the issues which arise quickly and efficiently.’
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