Canada Family Law

Have a Canadian family law question? Ask a family lawyer.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Canada Family Law Questions
I have a question regarding spousal support. How does date
Hello, I have a question regarding spousal support. How does date of separation impact length and duration of spousal support? Here are some particulars to my situation: My husband and I cohabitated f… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,078 satisfied customers
I started dated my ex back in 12/2004. My wife owned a
I started dated my ex back in 12/2004. My wife owned a semi-detached home when we were married back in May 2007. In June 2007 I negotiated a higher price for that home. The agent wanted to list for $1… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
My common law husband of 25 years and I are separating after
My common law husband of 25 years and I are separating after 25 years. I thought he was having an affair. This came about in January. The house is in my name but being winter he had no place to go. He… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
I was looking at spousal support calculator again and was
Hi Debra, I was looking at spousal support calculator again and was wondering: 1. if somebody is on CPP dissability pension and 50 years old, would amount of CPP pension change at the age of 60 or 65 … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
My common law and I just went through a court date with a
My common law and I just went through a court date with a separation. We decided on custody. We don't have court for another month and a half. We need mediation to divide assets. She came back home af… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
I am wondering how my husband should make spousal support
I am wondering how long my husband should make spousal support payments to me. … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
Ontario - H and W have been separated for 2 years and have a
Ontario - H and W have been separated for 2 years and have a temporary order for the children to live with W 100% of their time. W did not work for the 20 years the couple was together but is still yo… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
I am needing advice on protecting myself & home from
Hi, I am needing advice on protecting myself & home from creditors. My husband & I have refinanced our home twice due to lack of income, we are in this position again & my husband is still not accepti… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
I have been married years wih 2 children and my wife
I have been married for 11 years wih 2 children and my wife wants to separate from me. One of the problems I have is that we scheduled to be moving into a new home being built in November, from the ex… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
, My husband and are separating. We have been married
Hello, My husband and are separating. We have been married two and a half years and we lived together for 6 months prior to getting married. We purchased a house together as tenants in common (he has … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
I live in Ottawa Ontario and have been separated since October
I live in Ottawa Ontario and have been separated since October 2011. I have two children with my ex and all the assets have been divided. I am currently paying child support and spousal for a monthly … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
I cant afford to move out of the family home or apply for divorce
I cant afford to move out of the family home or apply for divorce - how do i separate from my husband and start over… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,078 satisfied customers
wife wants separation and eventually divorce. she federal service.
wife wants separation and eventually divorce. she federal service. made $130,000 last year. 19 years to go before age 67. probably top out close to $200,000 a year. pension based on 60 per cent of bes… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
If I leave the family home as a result of a marital seperation,
If I leave the family home as a result of a marital seperation, will I give up my right to the equitity of our house? I put a hold on the advancement of my carrier to care for our four children and al… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
I have a question in terms of matrimonial home. In the event
I have a question in terms of matrimonial home. In the event my husband and I separate (no children) and if we decide that my husband should remain in the home, I wan to make sure that we continue own… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
My ex-husband deposited a total $407K from our jointly-owned
My ex-husband and I shared a joint account for 23 months post-separation. During that period he deposited a total $407K from our jointly-owned corporation into our joint account which we both drew on … read more
Tom B.
Tom B.
Barrister & Solicitor
LLB Bachelor of Laws
78 satisfied customers
We have been separated for seven years. We have a home that
We have been separated for seven years. We have a home that my spruce has been living in since our seperation. We now want to sell this property, what is our starting point?… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,078 satisfied customers
In 1988 my husband moved out of the matrimonial home.He left
In 1988 my husband moved out of the matrimonial home.He left me to raise 3 children, 3, 9, 13. He sometimes, when I was at my wits' end paid some bills and bought me a used car. He did however, return… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
7,605 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert confirmed everything that I had been told, and didn't want to believe. Thank you for putting my mind at rest.

MonikaCanada

This has been very helpful. I'm glad to see that lawyers and sites like this exist. Thanks for your help.

MikeHalifax, NS

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Tom B.

Tom B.

Barrister & Solicitor

78 satisfied customers

25 years in practice.

Legal Ease

Legal Ease

Lawyer

7,605 satisfied customers

I am a practicing lawyer and have also been an online professional for 12 years.

Jeremie John Martin

Jeremie John Martin

Lawyer

86 satisfied customers

I'm a bilingual attorney for the province of Quebec who goes to Court often for many clients.

Counsel Creed

Counsel Creed

lawyer

60 satisfied customers

associate at GTA law firm

James Macdonnell

James Macdonnell

Senior Litigation Counsel

50 satisfied customers

Senior Defense Counsel at Insurance Corporation of BC

JJL11

JJL11

Lawyer

27 satisfied customers

Licensed to practice law in Ontario for over 25 years.

Law Maven

Law Maven

Lawyer

20 satisfied customers

Lawyer & Instructor at Algonquin Careers Academy

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x