Solicitors Assisting with Legal Issues

Here at KW Law, our solicitors can handle many types of work, organised into partner-led departments. Quick responses, personal contact and good communications underpin our approach which is adapted to each client's separate needs and objectives to ensure quality of service. Our firm has four partners and two consultants who oversee the running of each department.

Carol Reid


Carol joined the firm in 1994 and became a partner in 1998. As the partner in charge of the firm's Conveyancing Department, Carol oversees all work in connection with the purchase and sale of property, transfers of title and mortgage discharges as well as Wills and Powers of Attorney. She has over thirty years of experience in those fields after graduating from Edinburgh                                                       University in 1984.

Kirsty Cargill


Kirsty joined the firm in 2006 and thereafter became an associate in 2009 and a partner of the firm in 2011. Kirsty's range of expertise covers all aspects of family and child law, including permanence orders and adoption. She also oversees the day to day running of business in the family department within our Livingston office. Kirsty is an experienced court practitioner having worked in West Lothian                                           for a number of years. She is a member of the Family Law Association and is                                               also a Safeguarder.

Deborah Fleming


Deborah joined the firm in 2002 and progressed through various roles while undertaking her legal studies. Deborah qualified in 2013 and became an associate in 2015. She became a partner in April 2017. She is currently based at our branch office in Bathgate. Deborah deals with family and child law, including divorce, financial separation, contact, step-parent adoptions and interdicts. She is a member of the Family Law Association. Deborah also oversees our Executry department as                                                             well as preparing Wills and Powers of Attorney.

Gillian Reilly

Gillian joined the firm in 2008 as a trainee solicitor. She qualified in 2010 and remained with the firm as an assistant solicitor before becoming an associate in 2017. Gillian became a partner with the firm on 1st April 2022. Gillian is based at the firm's Livingston office and deals primarily with family and child law, including contact and residence disputes, child protection issues and permanence applications. She is also a member of the Family Law Association.

Valerie Forsyth


Valerie is a graduate of Aberdeen University and was admitted as a solicitor in 1985. She has extensive experience in private practice working mainly in the field of Family Law. Previously a partner, Valerie is now a consultant to the firm with responsibility for overseeing the civil litigation department.

Contact Us

To speak with a member of our team, simply call us on the telephone number listed above or alternatively complete and submit the form on the contact page of this website and we will be happy to help.


Livingston Office:

Torridon House
Almondvale Boulevard
West Lothian
EH54 6QY

T: 01506 415333
F: 01506 416116

Property Department
T: 01506 415333

Bathgate Office:

12 Whitburn Road
West Lothian
EH48 1HH

T: 01506 635533
F: 01506 635456