Jane Semple

Called 2000


Jane’s area of practice is family law. She deals with public law cases, including acting for local authorities, private law applications and ancillary relief. She is also involved in injunction and domestic violence cases.

Areas of Expertise

Specialist practice areas:

  • Private and public care proceedings
  • Emergency proceedings
  • Ancillary relief

Family Law Bar Association (FLBA)

Jane acted for the Appellant in the case of Bartley -v- Wilson which went before the Court of Appeal. The appeal dealt with the appropriate length of committal in proceedings for breach of a non-molestation order.

As part of the family team, Jane provides CPD training for local authorities and solicitors on developments in the law.

English Law (Hons) 2:1, University of Dundee