January 06, 2021
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The Supreme Court of Canada in Michel v. Graydon, 2020 SCC 24 recently released a decision clarifying its position on awarding a variance in retroactive child support to children who are not adults.   What is retroactive child support? Retroactive child support is support that a parent is ordered to pay in situations when they should have been paying more child…

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January 01, 2021
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You may not know this but the first Monday after New Years is dubbed Divorce Day. On Divorce day, Lawyers typically see an increase in calls from couples looking to end their marriage. This year we are seeing a major increase in users reaching out to our professionals. This is not surprising – Covid has…

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December 18, 2020
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My husband and I were together for 30 years. We met in college and married soon after graduation. We have 2 fabulous kids that are now in their 20’s. Our marriage was never great – but it worked for us. We each had our own lives and careers which kept us both busy and occupied…

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December 11, 2020
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I have recently separated from my husband, after learning of his affair.  Processing the betrayal and the emotional trauma of infidelity is something none of my friends or family could relate to.  I spent a lot of time alone, usually on my computer searching and researching about divorce, affairs, and how to heal.  I came across the Divorce…

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December 09, 2020
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Clients often ask us to explain the purpose of a Settlement Conference, which is to have meaningful settlement discussions to see if a case, or issues of a case, can be settled without the need for a trial. In family law, litigants are entitled to one Settlement Conference unless otherwise permitted by the case management judge….

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