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
Only, please take the thread. It is incredible how many
This question is for Debra onlyHi Debra, please take the thread. It is incredible how many questions pop up. Thanks!… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
My son is starting divorce proceedings, and although it
my son is starting divorce proceedings, and although it started out amicably, not so any more. is his ex wife to be entitled to his pension … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
I am a 60 year old man who has lived with a woman in a
I am a 60 year old man who has lived with a woman in a common law relationship for 8 years. We jointly own a home together. She is the main provider in the family with a much higher income and a medic… read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,627 satisfied customers
I was wondering about spousal support I was separated from
hi I was wondering about spousal support I was separated from my x wife since 1999 and divorce 2002 my divorce papers say that I have to pay her 1000 per month till I die and she can sue my estate for… read more
Law Maven
Law Maven
Lawyer and Law Instructor
LL.B. or J.D.
135 satisfied customers
I married 11 years ago @age 56. I worked for two more years
I married 11 years ago @age 56. I worked for two more years while my husband who was retired travelled. I retired from my teaching career @58, seven years early and was penalized 2% per year. I took m… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
Is a WSIB pension from a previous marriage, my ex wifes husband
Is a WSIB pension from a previous marriage, my ex wife's husband died in an industrial accident, brought into the current marriage considered income and thus should be part spousal support calculation… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
in other words, she will retain her own existing WSIB pension
in other words, she will retain her own existing WSIB pension and have the right to 1/2 of my pension but together they would be considered as income. Her net income would them be in the 2,800 range p… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
I have a written agreement for support. My daughter finished
I have a written agreement for support. My daughter finished high school in Jan.14 and is over 18. My ex wants her support terminated as of the end of Jan.. He has not sent me his 2012 NOA which he te… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 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
144,216 satisfied customers
I am a 51 year old female working 1 full time job and 1 part
I am a 51 year old female working 1 full time job and 1 part time job to afford to pay support to my ex husband whom I have been divorced since 2007. He is 71 years old and collects his cpp pension an… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
My wife and I separated Dec. 30, 2005 after 25 years of marriage.
My wife and I separated Dec. 30, 2005 after 25 years of marriage. Our assets were divided as well as my pension which was valuated and her portion of my pension paid out in cash. My ex spouse is a cer… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
Hello,I got married in OCT 2012. My wife is a MSc student.
Hello, I got married in OCT 2012. We knew each other only for couple of months. She pushed hard to get marry quick. My wife is a MSc student. I have a 14 years old son from my previous marriage who li… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
How are pensions split? Couple was married for 42 years.
How are pensions split? Couple was married for 42 years. Husband has private pension and CPP and Old Age Pension. Wife is not yet 65 and was unable to work due to disability. They split 2 years ago an… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
I live in winnipeg, manitoba. I have been married for 17 years
I live in winnipeg, manitoba. I have been married for 17 years (only marriage) and have 2 teenage children - ages 15 1/2 and 14 /12. I was, until 1 month ago, a full-time, stay-at-home mom. I am now w… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
I am currently in the process of developing a final separation
I am currently in the process of developing a final separation agreement. after 6 months we only have an interim agreement signed, one that settles child support and spousal support amounts. The issue… read more
Tom B.
Tom B.
Lawyer
LLB Bachelor of Laws
2,264 satisfied customers
My wife is asking for a divorce. She makes more money than
My wife is asking for a divorce. She makes more money than I do and she has a corporation pension plan worth roughly $650,000.00 at present. Question is am I untitled to a portion of the pension and w… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
My question is in regard to marital spousal support I had
My question is in regard to marital spousal support I had a 32 year marriage, and now my wife is attempting to renegotiate spousal support. We live separately and our current incomes breakdown as foll… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 satisfied customers
If the pension is divided at source and the husband is recieving
If the pension is divided at source and the husband is recieving most of the pension because he was a pension member long before he met his spouse. Can the wife get support for the difference. This pe… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
144,216 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

144,216 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