Family Law News & Articles

Our jobs as family lawyers and divorce mediators are to make your divorce boring and simple, with everyone involved walking away feeling OK about the process. Here are some interesting family law cases, stories, and articles that can help you with the divorce process.

Family Law News & Articles

Our jobs as family lawyers and divorce mediators are to make your divorce boring and simple, with everyone involved walking away feeling OK about the process. Here are some interesting family law cases, stories, and articles that can help you with the divorce process.

September 30, 2021

Retroactive Child Support Claims in Alberta

Child support can be a complex, daunting and ongoing issue for a parent, regardless of whether they are the payor or recipient. Each parent has their ...

August 30, 2021

Should You Seek Sole Custody of Your Children?

Custody, parenting, and decision-making responsibility should always be made with the children's best interests in mind. In most cases, the best ...

August 20, 2021

What Are the Grounds for Getting Divorced in Alberta?

If you are seeking a divorce in Canada, the first thing you should know is that you’re in good company. Depending on who you ask, one in three to one ...

August 5, 2021

What Your Divorce Lawyer Wants You to Know About Dating While Separated

Dating and ‘moving on’ while separated is a personal choice that you may or may not be ready for. If you do decide to date or get involved with ...

July 8, 2021

A Guide to Enduring Powers of Attorney

Planning for the future can be challenging as no one knows what the future holds. In order to ease some of your worries, you might want to consider ...

June 12, 2021

What Happens When a Spouse Refuses to Sign a Separation Agreement

If you and your spouse are separating, you’ll want to make sure you have a signed separation agreement in place. There are many reasons for this, and ...

May 18, 2021

Income Determination for Self-Employed Payer Parents

A common challenge we face is determining what is a reasonable amount of child support or spousal support when the payer spouse is self-employed? ...

April 13, 2021

What Happens in an Uncontested Divorce in Alberta?

When you’re facing divorce, it’s an emotional time in your life. But as we discussed in our earlier post, “How to Have an Amicable Divorce”, not all ...

March 17, 2021

5 Suggestions for Co-Parenting Over the Holidays

As recently separated or divorced parents, any holiday season brings a whole new set of challenges. Not only do you both want time with your kids, ...

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