When family law becomes a topic of public interest, our lawyers always join the conversation.
Advice About Divorce From A Family Lawyer
The divorce process doesn't have to be grueling. The truth is that it is only as difficult as you and your ex spouse choose to make it, explains Laura Paris, associate at Shulman Law Firm. If you're thinking about divorce, you'll want to read her interview, full of practical tips and advice, right now.
15 hours ago
Common-Law Couples Must Understand Legal Rights
Couples who choose not to enter into marriages need to appreciate that matters can become much more complicated in the event of a separation, says Laura Paris, associate at Shulman Law Firm. Read her latest interview with Advocate Daily to find out how common-law couples can avoid these complications should their relationship end.
5 days ago
The Secret(s) To A Successful Marriage
It's not always easy to know for sure that's you've found the right one. But our lawyer Rick Peticca, along with other relationship professionals, offers some excellent words of wisdom to couples about to tie the knot in this thoughtful CBC article.
3 weeks ago
Consider A Prenup If You’re Getting Married This Year
Prenups are like insurance. You hope you won't have to use it, but you'll be happy that you have it should trouble arise. Associate lawyer Laura Paris shares some excellent tips with 680 News about prenups and protecting assets before marriage.
4 weeks ago
Cohab Agreement Can Save $1000s In Legal Fees
A cohabitation agreement may cost between $2,500 to $5,000, but getting one can save individuals several thousand dollars in legal fees in the long run, as well as major headaches, explains associate lawyer Laura Paris.
1 month ago
Attitudes About Marriage Have Changed, Laws Have Not
Canadians are inclined to see marriages and common-law-relationships in a similar light. But as Rick Peticca, associate lawyer at Shulman Law Firm, points out, there is one area of law where married couples and common law spouses are treated differently. Find out what that is, and see what advice Mr. Peticca would offer to couples who want to ensure their assets are protected.
1 month ago