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 am in sherwood park alberta. I have a few issues. I was in
i have a few issues. I was in a ten year common law relationship. We have no biological children together . Two years ago his two oldest children came to live with us and I have been raising them as my own. They are now 15 and 17. As of one month ago my common-law spouse and I broke up and he signed a private separation agreement where we had it witnessed. As I had caught him cheating. Last week he left the home due to me serving him with an EPO. He has now decided that he will not be returning after the EPO expires and would rather live with his girlfriend. He will not pay me anything and has left me with a lease at $2500 a month as well as his two children. In the separation agreement he had agreed to pay spousal car payment and rent for two years and now he is saying that he's going to pay me nothing . He then contacted his ex-wife the mother of his children and said that they can go back to her . They both refuse to live with her and want to stay with me and their biological mother is telling me that she is going to go to court for custody of them and child-support from my spouse but that I can keep the kids and she will pay me if he pays her. He is also defaulted on the loan I signed for him as a cosigner and subsequently we were sued. … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
I am in Alberta with my daughter. Her father and I separated
I am in Alberta with my daughter. Her father and I separated April 23, 2018. He is American and lives in Washington, DC, where the marriage took place. I would prefer to file at a Canadian Court, if p… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
Im looking to terminate support and cannot afford a lawyer
im looking to terminate support and cannot afford a lawyer to attend court. My son is 23 and finishes part time school in april my other son is 21 and finishes undergrad studies in april 2017 also. Bo… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
3,227 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
5,586 satisfied customers
We are in ontario My ex is receiving $1050 in special
We are in ontario My ex is receiving $1050 in special expenses from the government. She is also receiving approx. $138 from myself (as endorsed and court ordered by the judge as of Feb. 2015) for our … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
NOT DUPE--Good morning,During our separation, my ex had disclosed
Good morning, During our separation, my ex had disclosed internal financial details of the business for 2013 including a breakdown of each expense, i.e. what from where for how much. With his recent d… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
My partner is going through a separation (never married but
My partner is going through a separation (never married but lived together for 15 years). There are two children 8 years old and 15 years old. He is no longer living in the home but continues to pay f… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
What is defacto custody? Or status quo custody? Since December
What is defacto custody? Or status quo custody? Since December 2011 my son has lived with me and I have covered all his costs. His father is now demanded split custody which I am not supporting due to… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
My Fiancé got officially divorced from his ex-wife in July
My Fiancé got officially divorced from his ex-wife in July of 2013 - in the Court order he agreed to allow the children to attend church with his ex on his Sundays unless he should have plans to go ou… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
Hi, I am currenltly going through a separation. My wife
Hi, I am currenltly going through a separation. My wife and I have never discussed the official date and time. We have been living in the same house with our 4 children ages 20, 18, 15, and 12 with me… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
Hello, We were trying to negotiate with my fiancés ex-wife
Hello, We were trying to negotiate with my fiancé's ex-wife and her lawyer recently. Her lawyer constantly stalled (6 weeks and counting) and was verbally abusive and combative. We finally came to an … read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
I have been marrier with my wife for 23 years and have been
I have been marrier with my wife for 23 years and have been with her since I am 15 years old. I am now 50. My wife and I had 4 children which now age from 20 to 25. They have all left home. My wife st… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
Hello Debra,We were in touch in January and you were an
Hello Debra, We were in touch in January and you were an enormous amount of help. I realize now that I left out a huge piece of information when we corresponded. We were discussing child and spousal s… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
I am separated since last july, need to settle up sale of house
I am separated since last july, need to settle up sale of house by end of March due to sep agreement. My husband committed adultry and would not leave the house we own till November when Ihad the poli… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
Ive been forced to sign a separation. My husband is verbally
I've been forced to sign a separation. My husband is verbally abusive and threatening at times. I've been married 21 years and cohabitating for 23 years in his mothers home rent free. We have approxim… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
5,586 satisfied customers
During our 18 year marriage both my wife shared my inheritance
During our 18 year marriage both my wife shared my inheritance when my mother passed away just before our separation. We have been legally separated for 8 years now, house sold, all finances divided e… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
3,227 satisfied customers
Hello, I live in British Columbia and so does my ex wife.
Hello, I live in British Columbia and so does my ex wife. We have gone through Supreme Court and everything was settled. We had 2 children together whom reside with their mother in a different town 1 … read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 satisfied customers
i am 2 months into starting a nasty separation....we have 2
i am 2 months into starting a nasty separation....we have been together since 1996...married in 2000, we have 2 boys and he earns approx $110,000/yr for 12 years.....i am a stay at home mom with minim… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
7,846 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

5,586 satisfied customers

I am a practicing lawyer and have also been an online professional for 5 years.

Jeremie John Martin

Jeremie John Martin

Lawyer

50 satisfied customers

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

Law Maven

Law Maven

Lawyer

20 satisfied customers

Lawyer & Instructor at Algonquin Careers Academy

captanan

captanan

Other

11 satisfied customers

Lawyer

LawyerProfessor

LawyerProfessor

Lawyer

838 satisfied customers

Experienced Litigation Lawyer in Ontario since 1999 and NY since 1997

Sokkalaw

Sokkalaw

Lawyer

312 satisfied customers

Lawyer in Ontario, Canada

< 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