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
We are separating after 6 years. My partner received a lump
We are separating after 6 years. My partner received a lump sum income from a previous divorce. Is that money excluded in separation agreement between the two of us? … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
Advice from a flamily laywer on chils support. I've have
I've have shared custody with my ex for our 13 year old son. I've recently retired and opted to take my commuted value. My ex seems to be taking me to court to have my commuted value included in my child support calculations. I would like to know if this is possible? … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
In her decision, Madame Justice concluded that my ex owed me
This question is for Debra,In her decision, Madame Justice concluded that my ex owed me $36,000 in back child support and I owed him $30,000 in back spousal support. She also concluded that he must pa… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
Only!! As you can see, I am not sleeping! Please, take the
This question is for Debra only! Hi Debra! As you can see, I am not sleeping! Please, take the thread.… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
I was divorced in 2010, I have sole custody of one child(19
Hi,I was divorced in 2010, I have sole custody of one child(19 yrs old now), my ex. has the sole custody of another one(13 yrs old now). My ex. demanded $60K in a lump sum one time payment for child s… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
I have a question about spousal support terms in a
I have a question about spousal support terms in a separation agreement … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
Ulysses, I am re-sending this question in case I did not put
Hi Ulysses,I am re-sending this question in case I did not put it in the right place an you didn't ser it ...I would like to clarify. If I were to make a spousal support as one time lump sum payment, … read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,627 satisfied customers
Need help estimating spousal support as a lump sum payment
Need help estimating spousal support as a lump sum payment in British Columbia, tax considerations when doing that and also question of entitlement… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,627 satisfied customers
As part of a separation agreement, are the shared child
As part of a separation agreement, are the shared child expenses such as post secondary education section 7 expenses always based on proportionate income ?… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
My daughter is legally separated, she has accepted legal aid
My daughter is legally separated, she has accepted legal aid as her legal approach, her son is 18 months old, her common-law boyfriend has said he expects to pay $20-30K spousal on time payment and $8… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
My ex-husband has remarried and because his new wife is
please!! My ex-husband has remarried and because his new wife is earning $550,000 per year he decided to quit his job and has now filed an application in BC Supreme court to stop my support payments. … read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,627 satisfied customers
I left my husband about a year and a half ago. We are still
I left my husband about a year and a half ago. We are still business partners, and I have started my own business as well; but need to remain partners with him until I get established. Otherwise I can… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
Living in Dubai. I filed in Dubai and reached a lump sum
I am Canad***** *****ving in Dubai. I filed for divorce in Dubai and reached a lump sum agreement for spousal support 3 years ago. I have two kids 12 years and 5 years. What happens with spousal suppo… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,627 satisfied customers
My ex-spouse is not working and we had a divorce three years
My ex-spouse is not working and we had a divorce three years ago. We have been married for 10 years ( 2002-2012). We have agreed on a spousal support for a year , but she did not go to work because sh… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 satisfied customers
We were married for 23 years and no provision was made as to
We were married for 23 years and no provision was made as to when the spousal support would end. I am 63 year old male, living in BC, and I pay $ 1100 a month on spousal payments since 2004. I suspect… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
Under British Columbia law, I was recently awarded spousal
Under British Columbia law, I was recently awarded spousal support. If I move in with a friend who has no income but does own a house, is there a possibility that my ex-husband could appeal the spousa… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,627 satisfied customers
I want to know what rights do I have under a 6 years common
I want to know what rights do I have under a 6 years common law relationship. My partner is duel citizenship (Canadian/Vietnamese). He has been supporting me financially. 2 years ago, I've sold our ho… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
Hello Debra, Me again :) This time my question is about the
Hello Debra, Me again :) This time my question is about the division of net family property/assets in Ontario. Can money received as an inheritance be counted and therefore divided in the net family p… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
9,305 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:

Legal Ease

Legal Ease

Lawyer

9,305 satisfied customers

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

ToLawyer

ToLawyer

Lawyer

323 satisfied customers

Lawyer

CriminalLawyerTO

CriminalLawyerTO

132 satisfied customers

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

64 satisfied customers

associate at GTA law firm

JJL11

JJL11

Lawyer

60 satisfied customers

Licensed to practice law in Ontario for over 25 years.

ARLENEP41

ARLENEP41

EMPLOYMENT AND HUMAN RIGHTS LAWYER

58 satisfied customers

Expert

< 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