Savita Sharma


Savita is a consultant and accredited specialist in the Family Law team. 

Savita is a Family Law expert based in our Edinburgh office. Savita is Dual Qualified (Scotland, England and Wales) with strong bias towards pure English Family and Child (Private and International) Proceedings having practiced in England and Wales since 1995 and Scotland since 2015.

Savita is an Advanced member of the Law Society’s family panel and is an accredited specialist in Matrimonial Finance and Private Children work.

Savita has recently enhanced her practice, and is now recognised as an English Family Mediator which allows her to assist parties who wish to resolve issues arising from separation without the need of English court based solutions. She is able to mediate in terms of English law which in Scotland makes her uniquely placed as she can mediate in person or remotely with individuals.

Savita specialises in all aspects of English divorce and linked financial proceedings. She deals with the full range of matters from high value and complex matrimonial finance cases to the more modest financial matters. Savita ensures that all her clients are provided the most comprehensive legal advice allowing them to make the appropriate decisions about their legal affairs.  She is able to undertake work on an urgent basis where time is of the essence such as securing protective order over assets.

Savita also has experience in Scottish Family Law and she routinely advises on Intra-UK Jurisdiction issues and has conducted financial and children cases in England and Scotland where the issue of Jurisdiction has raised and contested.

I valued Savita Sharma immensely, she encouraged me to stay strong during a very heart-breaking and difficult divorce. Savita was very clear and upfront with me keeping me informed all the way; also, she showed great compassion towards me and great understanding.

Legal 500

Savita Sharma is an outstanding solicitor, dual qualified and so in a unique position to offer a very special service to clients. She is tenacious, highly forensic and adept at thinking of all angles in a case. She is a very fierce litigator but also equally able to negotiate and encourage settlement on excellent terms for her client.

Legal 500

Savita Sharma is completely on the ball. A pleasure to work with and has a real eye for detail – spotting the legal issues and considers the tactical positioning to get the best outcome for her client. A ‘go-to’ in the field of family law – her dual qualification means she is perfectly equipped to deal with jurisdictional issues arising between Scotland and England & Wales.

Legal 500

Perceptive’ consultant, Savita Sharma handles a number of intra-UK child cases, in which complex jurisdictional issues arise between Scots and English law.

Legal 500

Legal 500 recommended Savita Sharma is hardworking...Savita was the Partner and Head of Family at her previous firm which has been recommended as an undoubted force in international children law.

Legal 500

Areas of Expertise

Family Law

Savita Sharma

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