Legal Advice about Separation Agreement, Matrimonial Property and More in NW Calgary
Family law encompasses a wide variety of smaller areas. We can help you with matters pertaining to:
We offer affordable block rates on uncontested divorces and hourly rates if the divorce is contested. Please contact us for a quote.
Custody & Access
How parties are going to manage the parenting of their children after a separation is often a very difficult adjustment. We can assist you in any application regarding custody and access in order to ensure that your children are protected.
Prior to finalizing any divorce action or commencing an action for Custody and Access, you will be required by the courts to take a free seminar on parenting after separation. Please visit the Family Justice Services website for more information on this course. We recommend it to all our clients who have children and are dealing with a separation, as it provides valuable information to all parents regarding how to manage difficulties surrounding parenting and separation.
Child Support & Spousal Support
Whether you are the recipient of support payments, or the payor of support payments, we are able to properly inform you of your rights and responsibilities surrounding child support and spousal support. We can advise you as to what the proper quantum of such support payments should be and how long you can expect to pay or receive such payments.
Division of Matrimonial Property
The process of dividing up family assets can be very confusing and difficult to manage. We are able to advise you on what your rights and responsibilities are in regard to the family assets. We can answer your questions regarding what counts as matrimonial property, and what rights you and your spouse have to the property in question.
We are able to either assist in an application for an equitable division of property through the courts or to negotiate a settlement regarding the property in question.
Separation Agreements, Prenuptial Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements
We have experience in drafting and advising clients on all manner of agreements relating to family law. We offer affordable block rates for the drafting of agreements, or hourly rates for reviewing and advising you on an agreement that has been drafted by another lawyer.
We understand that family law issues can be emotional and difficult to deal with. We will do everything we can to take the stress off of you during this difficult time. We pride ourselves in ensuring that your matter is dealt with respectfully and efficiently.