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Getting a Divorce in Vancouver BC

How to get a Divorce in British Columbia If you and your partner have decided to divorce, the road ahead may not be easy but you can navigate it and emerge positively from the other side with the right legal advice. A Vancouver divorce lawyer can help ensure that disputed matters are resolved without the delays and expense involved with a court trial and, if you have children, matters are settled in their best interests as well as yours. Most divorcing couples do not have a good understanding of divorce law and are unprepared for the process [...]

By |24/02/2022|

Reasons Why You Should Hire a Family Law Lawyer

Why Should You Hire a Family Law Lawyer? A family law lawyer can help you prevent legal disputes with loved ones—and resolve them. However, many families in Calgary do not seek legal assistance until a situation has deteriorated to the point where the matter needs court intervention and they don’t know what to do. Family lawyers do more than handle dispute resolution. We can prepare a variety of agreements between spouses and partners, help with the marriage and divorce process, and protect families where domestic violence is an issue. While there is sometimes a perception from families that [...]

By |11/02/2022|

Forcing a Spouse to Attend Family Law Mediation in BC

Can you Force a Spouse to Attend Family Mediation in BC? Not all family disputes need to end up in a family law court trial—including divorces. Spouses often fail to see eye to eye on a variety of matters concerning divorce but it is generally in the interest of neither party to end up in a Vancouver courtroom. Every opportunity will be provided for you to resolve matters using less adversarial measures than litigation. Mediation is one of the most effective alternative dispute resolution methods for family law matters in B.C. You may enter the mediation process [...]

By |27/01/2022|

Divorce Mediation Success Tips in Alberta

How to Succeed with Your Divorce Mediation in Alberta Have you got high hopes that your upcoming divorce mediation will result in an acceptable agreement with your ex? Nobody enjoys the process of divorce and it can quickly become a bitter battle as emotions take over. Separation is a lot more palatable if you can keep things amicable and stay out of the Alberta courts. Alternative divorce dispute resolution methods like mediation can help you find a middle ground and avoid a court battle if you’re struggling to agree on key aspects of your separation. It helps to know [...]

By |20/10/2020|

How to Succeed with Your BC Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation Tips for Success in British Columbia Have you got high hopes that your upcoming divorce mediation will result in an acceptable agreement with your ex? Nobody enjoys the process of divorce and it can quickly become a bitter battle as emotions take over. Separation is a lot more palatable if you can keep things amicable and stay out of the BC courts. Alternative divorce dispute resolution methods like mediation can help you find a middle ground and avoid a court battle if you’re struggling to agree on key aspects of your separation. It helps to know [...]

By |20/10/2020|

Divorce or Legal Separation: Which is Better for Family and Finances?

Is Divorce or Legal Separation Better for Family and Finances? In order to file for a divorce in Canada, your marriage must have broken down and you must have either been separated for at least 12 months or been the victim of cruelty or adultery. Most couples go through a separation period, during which time they can try to reconcile differences and decide if divorce is the way forward. For those who decide that living apart is the best option, it is not always as clear-cut as filing for divorce.  Some couples want to remain married but also remain [...]

By |31/12/2019|

Divorce or Legal Separation: Which is Better for Family and Finances?

Is Divorce or Legal Separation Better for Family and Finances? In order to file for a divorce in Canada, your marriage must have broken down and you must have either been separated for at least 12 months or been the victim of cruelty or adultery. Most couples go through a separation period, during which time they can try to reconcile differences and decide if divorce is the way forward. For those who decide that living apart is the best option, it is not always as clear-cut as filing for divorce.  Some couples want to remain married but also remain [...]

By |31/12/2019|

What is Divorce Mediation, or Family Law Mediation?

Divorce & Family Law Mediation in Alberta Family Law Mediation is a type of dispute resolution based on the cooperation and maintenance of a friendly relationship between separating or divorcing partners. This method consists of a neutral third party who is present during meetings and assists the parties in coming to an agreement of all issues pertaining to the dissolution of their relationship. There are two types of family law mediation, including closed mediation and open mediation. Closed mediation is completely confidential, as nothing is disclosed. Open mediation does not entail any confidentiality and does not prohibit the disclosure [...]

By |17/09/2018|

What is Divorce Mediation or Family Law Mediation?

Family Law or Divorce Mediation is a type of dispute resolution based on the cooperation and maintenance of a friendly relationship between separating or divorcing partners. This method consists of a neutral third party who is present during meetings and assists the parties in coming to an agreement of all issues pertaining to the dissolution of their relationship. There are two types of family law mediation, including closed mediation and open mediation. Closed mediation is completely confidential, as nothing is disclosed. Open mediation does not entail any confidentiality and does not prohibit the disclosure of the proceedings or decisions [...]

By |16/09/2018|

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