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Oshawa Family Law Blog

Patience is a key component to navigating the steps in your family law matter

Family Law clients sometimes remark that while a lot of work has gone into their file, they have seen little in the way of results.

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Know your relationship rights; Common Law vs. Married Couples

There are many myths about common law relationships. If you are in a common law relationship, it is important you understand the difference between common law spouses and married spouses as it pertains to a division of property.

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Is There a Trend Away from Family Court?

Is there a trend away from Family Court in obtaining resolution of family disputes? I believe there is. In place of resorting to Family Court in obtaining resolution of family disputes, I make increasing use of combined mediation/arbitration.

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Cumbersome legal fees tied to mandatory Family Court Forms

A particular concern to parties involved in a Family Court proceeding is the cost of legal fees. While there are alternative means of resolving disputes, sometimes a party has no choice but to be involved in a Family Court proceeding.

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