Nathalie is a skilled Collaborative Family Law lawyer and Accredited Mediator with over 20+ years of experience.
Nathalie guides her clients during the difficult emotional and financial process of separation with a results-oriented approach that provides many short and long-term financial and emotional benefits. Nathalie offers her services in complex legal and financial matters, to professionals, business owners and their spouses, and to people who are committed to out-of-court resolutions.
She is a pioneer in the field of Neuro Family Law©, the integration of the science of the brain and the psychology of negotiation into law. For this work, she was nominated in 2015 to receive the prestigious Award of Distinction of “Canada’s Top 25 Changemakers” by Canadian Lawyer. Nathalie is a Deputy Judge of the Small Claims Court, a Board member of Collaborative Practice Toronto and a member of several other legal, Mediation and Collaborative Law associations.
Nathalie is frequently called upon by the media and is a popular guest speaker. Some of her articles were published in the Globe & Mail and other important publications. She teaches negotiation, leadership, communication skills, and a popular series on Family Law With The Brain In Mind©. Nathalie obtained her Civil Law Degree from Laval University in Quebec in 1988, and her Common Law Degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1989. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 1991.
Nathalie has worked with separating and divorcing families since her call to the Bar in Ontario in 1991. Nathalie offers her services in complex legal and financial matters, to professionals, business owners and their spouses, and to people who are committed to out-of-court resolutions.
Nathalie has an uncanny ability to find avenues of resolution in very complex circumstances. In these times of turmoil and transition, she guides her clients through the legal process with strength and dignity.
Nathalie commends respect yet brings dignity and calm. She brings to the table very effective negotiation and communication techniques known to bring results and closure. Because she does not bring her ego into the room, she effectively focuses on the needs of the clients and can work effectively with other professionals.