Family Law

Getting through the Breakup Earthquake? You’re not alone.

When a couple breaks up, it sends shockwaves through their family. Divorce is a confusing and uncertain time. Life feels chaotic. Will you ever recover from your hurt, anger and fear? How are your children going to manage? Are you overwhelmed by your finances? How are you going to get through your divorce when there is so much stress, confusion and pain?

The choices you make now will impact you and your family’s future for many years. Our Family Law Team can help.

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Divorce Choices

Your choices in how to resolve your divorce are collaboration, mediation and going to court.

If you and your spouse are prepared to make decisions together, instead of turning these decisions over to a judge, you should consider Collaboration or Mediation.

Read our Latest Family Law Articles

February 15, 2019

Dividing Property for Unmarried Partners

The law about the division of property between separating common-law couples in Canada has long been a source of confusion.  Many, if not most, people believe that they have the same rights to the division of property acquired during a […]
November 14, 2018

The Times, They are A-Changing

In May, the Federal Minister of Justice, introduced a Bill to amend the Divorce Act.   According to the Department of Justice, the reasons behind the changes are to promote the best interests of the child, address family violence, help reduce […]
October 19, 2018

Joint Ownership between Parents & Children: What’s the Intention?

Lawyers are often faced with common questions from clients: “If I add my child as a joint owner to my asset, can I avoid probate of my estate?” “As I get older I may need help paying my bills. Will […]