When a divorce or separation is filed in Ontario and there are minor children from the relationship, then both parents are responsible for ensuring that their children’s needs are looked after. In most cases, one parent will be required to make child support payments to the other parent. The way these payments are calculated is…

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Family Lawyer

 If you are thinking about leaving your spouse – or if your spouse has left you – then you may be wondering about the difference between separation and divorce. In many cases, there will be a separation first followed by a divorce – although separation in itself doesn’t necessarily mean that a divorce will follow.…

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family law

Family law in Ontario can be conceptually challenging to navigate through.  Having a family lawyer on your side who can help to ensure that your rights are protected is always recommended.   Listed below are a few scenarios in which you would commonly need the involvement of a family lawyer.  Marriage Contracts  It is becoming increasingly…

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Divorce Law

More than 150,000 couples get married every year in Canada. While this can be an exciting day for everyone involved, not all marriages will last. As couples change and experience the stresses and strains of daily life, some relationships will meet a natural end and this can be a good thing for both partners’ long-term happiness.…

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child support Mississauga

Discussion of child support arrangements, lead to many questions about the amount of child support required to be paid and how exactly parenting time works. For example, some parents believe that their child support amount should be reduced, if the child spends half of their time with them. Other parents might wonder if they can…

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Divorce Lawyer

When people go through a divorce, one of the most common questions is how their assets will be divided. The answer to this falls under the Family Law Act, and at times the answer can be confusing.  When a couple gets a divorce, they must divide both their assets and their debts as well as…

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