Division of Property

Financial Disclosure Key Aspect of Separation

Seeking and providing full financial disclosure is an important factor in the separation process. It helps the parties involved make […]

Collaborative Family Law

There are many ways to negotiate the terms of a separation agreement or deal with your family law matter. Collaborative […]

Steps to Justice website a great resource for family law clients: Silbert

Steps to Justice offers simple legal information to help people navigating Ontario’s legal system. It contains helpful information on navigating […]

Collaborative approach effective in high-stakes divorces: Silbert

Regardless of your financial status and the complexity of your issues, taking a collaborative approach to your family law matter […]

What is Litigation?

Litigation should be a last resort for separating couples or those facing parenting time or support issues. However, in some […]

What is a Retainer?

For a lot of people, going through a separation is the first time they engage with a lawyer and legal […]

Separation agreement paves path to well-structured divorce

Having a legally binding Separation Agreement in place can help make filing for a divorce a smooth and relatively simple […]

Do-it-Yourself Separation

A lot of people are interested in drafting their own separation agreement. While it is certainly possible to negotiate the […]

Family Mediation Basics

There is often confusion around the difference between pursuing mediation and accessing legal services when it comes to negotiating the […]