Divorce 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.

January 25, 2021

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Now you’ve got your family law settlement, what do you do with it? Did you recently receive a family settlement but you’re unsure how best to utilize it? If so, you’re not alone. Oftentimes, people who receive a sizable influx of money are advised to put it all into their mortgage or a new home… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
December 4, 2020

How to Make Holiday Memories With Your Children When Going Through a Separation or Divorce

We understand: despite being a beautiful season, December is listed as one of the most stressful times of the year even before factoring in a separation or divorce. Between the financial commitments, pressure at work, and general hustle-and-bustle of the holiday season, many families feel that a quick photo with Santa or a batch of… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
November 19, 2020

How to Minimize the Impact of Divorce on Your Children

“There is one variable that determines more than any other how well children function after divorce, and that’s the parent’s conflict,” says Tamara Afifi, Professor in the Department of Communication at UC Santa Barbara.  Divorce is not the easy choice for a couple, but it can be the best choice.  Children whose parents stay married… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
November 12, 2020

Finding the Best Child Custody Solution for Your Children

Any parent who’s preparing to separate from their spouse is usually most anxious about what will happen to their children.  If you and your partner have decided to part ways but you’re unsure of what that means for your children, this post will help you to understand the different types of custody agreements in Alberta… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
November 3, 2020

How to Have an Amicable Divorce

Divorce can be heart-wrenching, painful, infuriating … can it ever truly be amicable? The short answer is “yes”, but it really depends upon who’s involved, why they’ve chosen to divorce, and what their intentions are.  If all other avenues have been exhausted and divorce is now the only route forward for you, please know that… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
October 5, 2020

Arbitration Grants Father Equal Parenting Time After Years of Reduced Access

A father who had limited access to his children following an isolated domestic assault incident was granted a gradual increase to shared parenting after undergoing arbitration via Zoom conferencing in the midst of COVID-19.  Following a singular instance of domestic violence against his partner several years ago, which contributed to the end of their partnership,… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law

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