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.

June 12, 2022

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 30, 2022

How is Child Support Calculated in Alberta?

When it comes to determining child support payments, judges frequently turn to set provincial and federal guidelines. But individual circumstance, ...

May 24, 2022

Hiring a Divorce Lawyer: What You Need for Your First Meeting

Finding a family law lawyer, or divorce lawyer, who you work well with and trust can be a difficult process, especially in an emotional time like ...

May 22, 2022

What Are My Rights When Separating From My Partner in Alberta?

Before you get divorced you will likely experience a time of separation. Determining your rights during separation is important for you to protect ...

May 17, 2022

How To Separate From Your Spouse Or Partner (in Alberta)

The end of a relationship is a challenging time. It’s important to understand what it means to be “separated” from your spouse or partner, as this ...

May 14, 2022

High Income Trends in Child Support Awards

A question that is often asked when a payor earns significantly more than $150,000 per year is whether they will have to pay the amount specified in ...

April 23, 2022

What are the Rights of a Common Law Spouse in Alberta?

Common law couples have rights during the dissolution of their relationship or the passing of one of the partners. These rights are not always the ...

April 23, 2022

MEP Enforcement of Child Support Orders with Children over the Age of Majority

Upon relationship breakdown where children are involved, a child support order will be granted and, often times, registered with the Maintenance ...

April 8, 2022

The 7 Best Questions to Ask Your Divorce Lawyer

Deciding to speak to a divorce lawyer can feel like just as big a step as speaking about divorce in the first place. You might be feeling overwhelmed ...

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