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.

September 1, 2020

How to Find a Good Divorce Lawyer in Calgary

Finding a good divorce lawyer in Calgary can feel like a daunting task if you’re unsure where to start or what to look for. The saying goes that “Every minute spent in planning will save another 10 minutes down the line.” But in addition to the potential time wasted, there are also financial and emotional… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
August 18, 2020

Father Wins Arbitration Battle to Travel with Children During COVID

Planning a summer vacation for your children rarely includes going to arbitration but for one dad, that’s exactly what happened when planning a summer trip to the cottage. Objecting to the children travelling by airplane in light of one of the children’s underlying health condition and elevated risk given the Covid-19 pandemic, one mom refused… Read More

By Diana J Richmond
August 17, 2020

10 Reasons You Need a Prenup

Long gone are the days where prenups were only for the rich and famous. Couples across the financial spectrum have discovered that making a decision about each individual’s rights regarding assets and investments are best handled while their partnership is strong and before they tie the knot. It may sound silly to bother with a… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
August 10, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About Child Support Before You File for Divorce

Preparing to discuss child support and custody can be anxiety-provoking for any parent planning to file for divorce, especially during the COVID crisis. Instead of falling into this state of worry, arm yourself with the facts and proper legal support from a qualified family lawyer to help you when the Alberta Courts reopen. The most… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
July 6, 2020

Should You File for a Divorce During this Pandemic?

It’s no surprise that the psychological and economic strain from the coronavirus pandemic are taking a toll on relationships. There are record-setting numbers of divorce filings in countries hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic and countless individuals are asking themselves if filing for divorce is a good idea. Before taking the leap and contacting a… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law
June 29, 2020

How COVID is Affecting the Divorce Process

It may feel like there could be no more complicated time than during the lockdown and layoffs surrounding COVID-19 to move forward with a divorce. Quarantine and social isolation are increasing the natural anxieties of couples who have decided to separate and are left worrying about the appropriate steps and timelines to move forward with… Read More

By Richmond Tymchuk Family Law

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