Donna Dorrington

Family Law matters are a highly specialized and emotionally charged area of law. At Dorrington and Associates they combine decisiveness with compassion to navigate their  clients through the very personal and difficult area of family law.  They always attempt to meet the goals of each of their clients as expeditiously and cost effectively as possible. They  are experienced litigators in the courtroom and are skilled negotiators.

As in all areas of the law it is essential that you know your rights and obligations arising out of marriage, cohabitation, adoption and separation and be advised on how to proceed to enforce those rights, meet the obligations and be protected.

Donna  Dorrington is committed to client service and believes that clients are best served when their concerns and preferences are dealt with quickly and professionally. Donna received her education at Laurentian University and Queens University, where she completed her LL.B in 2003. She was raised in Sudbury, Ontario and practiced law in both Toronto and Brampton, Ontario, before settling in Timmins, Ontario.

Donna is the mother of three children who keep her very busy outside of the practice of law. Additionally, Donna teaches various courses in the law clerk program offered through Northern College.

Dorrington and Associates welcomes the opportunity to service all areas of the North including the coastal communities and does accept both Ontario Legal Aid and NAN Legal Aid certificates.

Areas of Service Include:

Access issues
Child support and other child related expenses
Child protection cases
Cohabitation agreements
Common law relationships issues
Custody of and access to children
Domestic contracts
Enforcement support orders
Marriage contracts
Name changes
Negotiated settlements
Pension division
Property division
Representation in court
Same sex relationships
Separation agreements
Settlement negotiations
Spousal support issues
Tax structured settlements


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Angels Endorsement

Donna is a family Law Lawyer who is very knowledgable and known for her compassion and care towards her clients.

If you are facing the likelihood of divorce or a separation, Donna can provide the guidance, compassion and intelligibility to set realistic goals while protecting your legal rights.

Donna's strong and take charge personality helps her clients find success in resolving their marital issues in a timely and cost efficient manner so that they can move forward in their lives.