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 was just wondering what the financial implications are for
Hello, I was just wondering what the financial implications are for me when living with my girlfriend long term. As a common-law spouse is it similar to marriage?… read more
LawyerGreg
LawyerGreg
Lawyer
Juris Doctor
397 satisfied customers
I am ready to make my will and to do Powers of attorney and
I am ready to make my will and to do Powers of attorney and need first answers to some basic questions like "What are the rights in Ontario of my common law wife". … read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
I am currently going through a separation. I am in the
hello my name is ***** ***** i am currently going through a separation. I am in the military so my investigation went through the military police for me reporting my car as stolen. My ex gf took my ca… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
When I purchased my house with my spouse we were common law
When I purchased my house with my spouse we were common law and she bought the house with her own money, but both of our names went onto the mortgage and title. We purchased the home in Aug 2007 in On… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
My boyfriend I and have been living together consecutive
My boyfriend I and have been living together for 12 consecutive months which should meet the requirement of common law partner. We lived in the condo that under my name and have joint chequing account… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
We live in common-law all the time. we have two child .we
we live in common-law all the time . we have two child .we file our tax return as a family every year,but my driver license is different to my husband for over 3 years now.if anything happen we want t… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
After my wife's passing three years ago I started dating a
After my wife's passing three years ago I started dating a devirced woman who spent3 to4 days in my house and we went on numerous holidays all at my expense. I own a business for over 30 years and sol… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
My common law relationship of 9 years ended in Aug 2013. There
My common law relationship of 9 years ended in Aug 2013. There are 2 children from the relationship, and their mother was a stay at home mother, while running an at home daycare and working a part tim… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
I am in a common law relationship for 8 years and need to leave.
I am in a common law relationship for 8 years and need to leave. My common law partner was ill and does not work. I am on title to the house and the mrotgage and want to sell the property. Is a common… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
I am currently involved in common law relationship for approx.
I am currently involved in common law relationship for approx. 1 year now,we do not have children together, I currently own my home and the property for over 7 years, she had moved in with me ,she has… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
Hello, I was living in common in law relationship since
Hello, I was living in common in law relationship since 2007 to 2011. We still have the same address and lived in the house which we own 50/50 since 2007 in Ontario, Canada. We had a joint bank accoun… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
Can I(I am from the Philippines) be common law with my partner
Can I(I am from the Philippines) be common law with my partner (Canadian Citizen) if I was married in the Philippines. Me and my partner are living together in Singapore for 2 years and we are plannin… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
Background: I am moving in with my girlfriend. she has a 4
Background: I am moving in with my girlfriend. she has a 4 year old. I have questions 1.) How long does it take to become common law in Ontario? 2.) If I were to buy a house with my credit and put it … read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
Me and my common law spouse have seperated since March 2012.
Me and my common law spouse have seperated since March 2012. I have left the home we shared and I am currently living with relatives. I have allowed her and our two children to live at that house unti… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
my common law wife and I are splitting up. We have been together
my common law wife and I are splitting up. We have been together for 28 yrs. she does not work but can. No children all grown up. Just assests. I make 97000.00 a yr. what kind of payment would i expec… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
In a common law relationship for 6 years. our finances are
In a common law relationship for 6 years. our finances are all combined. joint banking account. How do I get out of this mess?… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
If my boyfriend moves in with me (and I have sole title on
If my boyfriend moves in with me (and I have sole title on my house)...what can happen...do we need a cohab agreement?… read more
Legal Ease
Legal Ease
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
145,170 satisfied customers
I am currently caring for my spouse who has been idagnosed
I am currently caring for my spouse who has been idagnosed with slight Dementia and Parkinsons Disease (8 years). He has two sons. One lives in Fredericton NB and the other in Burlington Ont. What are… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 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

145,170 satisfied customers

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

ToLawyer

ToLawyer

Lawyer

329 satisfied customers

Lawyer

CriminalLawyerTO

CriminalLawyerTO

134 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

59 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