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 prenuptial agreement in which we had two exhibits.
I have a prenuptial agreement in which we had two exhibits. The 1st exhibit lists property l owned before marriage,in the States but no longer exists. It lists my car and its replacements, my pension,… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
I was not married till 3 years after I retired and my
I was not married till 3 years after I retired and my pension was for life time no payout to any person when I die, my new wife is 11 years younger then me if we separate can she claim part of pension… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
My wife and I are separated but have not signed a separation
My wife and I are separated but have not signed a separation agreement.We live in BC. When do I legally have to split my BC government pension and does this also include splitting my Canada Pension ?… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
Can i ask you questions about divorce law in BC. canada. My
Hi There,can i ask you questions about divorce law in BC. canada … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
I have a hearing coming up to determine if the home my wife
I have a hearing coming up to determine if the home my wife and l shared from when it was bought in 2010 till l left Canada for 54 days for studies. My wife filed for divorce but never discussed any d… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
My wife owned a property in Quebec before, that she sold
My wife owned a property in Quebec before, that she sold after our marriage and took the proceeds and put a down payment on our next matrimonial home of $75,000.00. At this home we wrote a prenuptial … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
Question relates to the division of my assets in connection
Question relates to the division of my assets in connection with a divorce. Prior to marriage I had a significant balance my US IRA. Can the premarital balance be taken into account when the retiremen… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
I have been divorced years but never received any part of my
I have been divorced for 20 years but never received any part of my exhusbands retirement pension - we were married 25 years - he was a successful stock broker.When we separated I did not received any… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
In Ontario , my wife and I are considering divorce.We are both
In Ontario , my wife and I are considering divorce.We are both retired teachers collecting our teachers' pensions. How is the value of the survivor pensions arrived at in Ontario divorce? She is 11 ye… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
I am going to marry a lady from Cuba with 5 children ages 5,
I am going to marry a lady from Cuba with 5 children ages 5, 6, 7, 11, and 13 and I am a Canadian citizen; she has little money, but I am rich. If we separate or divorce how much am I legally bound to… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
Retired from the Canadian Military since 1988 and receiving
Retired from the Canadian Military since 1988 and receiving a Pension for my services, I met my current wife (about to be ex) in 1993; we got married in 1998 - regardless we have been co-habituating s… read more
Tom B.
Tom B.
Barrister & Solicitor
LLB Bachelor of Laws
78 satisfied customers
My wife is very concerned about her pension. She had a friend
My wife is very concerned about her pension. She had a friend who got divorced and lost half of hers and my wife can't afford to do that of course. My question is: how do we put together a separation … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
Hello... my ex-wife and I were divorced in 2012 in New Brunswick
Hello... my ex-wife and I were divorced in 2012 in New Brunswick and she was granted custody of the children. Her boyfriend treats my children poorly and has had Child Protective Services called twice… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
I was married for 20 yrs. and stayed home raising 5 children.
I was married for 20 yrs. and stayed home raising 5 children. When we separated my husband wanted me to sign a ridiculous separation agreement which basically said I wasn't entitled to anything. I ref… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
im 47 married 18 years have three kids 23-16-13 were would
im 47 married 18 years have three kids 23-16-13 were would I go for help with separation/divorce steps I need to take as the husband in the relationship. I am unsure of my rights or obligation we live… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 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
126,636 satisfied customers
I would like a seperation from my wife. We have been married
I would like a seperation from my wife. We have been married 34 years and the last several years there has been NO intimate contact. We sleep in seperate rooms, get along because it keeps the peace bu… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
126,636 satisfied customers
After marriage outside of Canada, the first provice to live
After marriage outside of Canada, the first provice to live was Ontario. During divorce, what items are not divisible or protected. What is 'seperatist property law'. Hemant… read more
Jeremie John Martin
Jeremie John Martin
Lawyer
Quebec bar and LLB, LLM (attending)
86 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

126,636 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

59 satisfied customers

associate at GTA law firm

James Macdonnell

James Macdonnell

Senior Litigation Counsel

49 satisfied customers

Senior Defense Counsel at Insurance Corporation of BC

Law Maven

Law Maven

Lawyer

20 satisfied customers

Lawyer & Instructor at Algonquin Careers Academy

JJL11

JJL11

Lawyer

16 satisfied customers

Licensed to practice law in Ontario for over 25 years.

< 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