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Family Law

It is never easy when a marriage or a significant relationship ends, whether you wanted it to end or not. Everything is disrupted; your family, your finances, your day to day routine and responsibilities. A separation is not just a legal event, but a psychological and social process. If you are embarking on the difficult path toward separation and divorce, you need someone to help you through the process. You need answers to important questions about the future of your family. Linda Smith has extensive experience in all areas of family law including:

  • Separation – Advice and Agreements
  • Custody and Visitation
  • Parenting Plans
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Property Settlements
  • Divorce
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Collaborative Settlement Process
  • Representing Clients in Family Court
  • Assisting Parents Involved with the Children’s Aid Society

Here are some links to helpful websites

Family Law in Ontario

The Collaborative Law Process

tug-of-war.jpg Are you experiencing family conflict involving your children? Linda Smith recommends you read this book: “Tug of War” by Mr. Justice Harvey Brownstone.

It is available online from Chapters or, or look for it at your Public Library. It is the most important book that parents who are separating can read.