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2002-10-01
Carswell

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Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario (Print + ProView online)
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This comprehensive resource provides guidance to the lawyer or law clerk handling a family law matter in Ontario.

This is an all-in-one practical guide that enables the lawyer or law clerk to handle a family law matter in Ontario. The work is a comprehensive guide organized in the order a family law lawyer may confront the issues in a typical family law file. Each chapter begins with a discussion of the law, procedure and the issues that may arise. This discussion is meant to give a practical background in the subject with tips for the practitioner. The discussion is then followed with checklists, precedents and forms - the practical tools to enable the lawyer or law clerk to do his or her job. An optional feature for subscribers to this publication is a CD-ROM that makes available all the included checklists, precedents and forms in an electronic format with a tab-down feature for quick completion. Thomson Reuters ProView™ The eBook version of this publication is available through your web browser, or can be downloaded to your desktop or laptop (Windows and Mac), iPad, or Android tablet. Visit carswell.com/proview to learn more and to see the complete collection of ProView ebooks.
About the Author
James C. MacDonald, Q.C., of the Ontario and B.C. Bars, is senior partner at MacDonald and Partners in Toronto. Mr. MacDonald is one of the founders of Family Law as a specialized area of practice. The founding chairman of the National Family Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association and the founding president of the Family Mediation Service of Ontario, he was the first recipient of the Canadian Bar Association's Award for Excellence in Family Law (1997). Mr. MacDonald is one of the most published lawyers in the field of family law and is the co-author of The Annotated Divorce Act; The Annotated Ontario Family Law Act; Canadian Divorce Law and Practice, 2nd Edition; Child Support Guidelines: Law and Practice; Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario; and Law and Practice Under the Family Law Act of Ontario, Revised Edition. He is president of the Toronto Collaborative Law Group, an organization devoted to settling family law matters using co-operative instead of confrontational strategies.
Suzette M. Blom is a partner at MacDonald and Partners in Toronto. She is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Family Law. Ms. Blom devotes considerable time to the training of lawyers, law students and law clerks and is actively involved in many professional associations. She is a co-author of Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario.

Gary S. Joseph is a partner at MacDonald and Partners in Toronto. He is a certified specialist in family law with an LL.M. in constitutional law. He was called to the bar in Ontario in 1978 and is also a member of the Alberta bar. Mr. Joseph has extensive trial and appellate experience at all levels of the courts in Ontario and Alberta. He lectures frequently in family law, has been an instructor in family law for the Bar Admission course and has published many articles on family law. He was a founding lecturer for the Family Information Session program of the Superior Court of Justice and was recognized by the Chief Justice for his efforts in this regard. Mr. Joseph is a co-author of Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario.

D. Smith has practised in Toronto and in several of the courts throughout southwestern Ontario, including the specialized Family Court. Skilled in appellate advocacy, she also teaches family law at one of Ontario’s most prominent universities. Ms. Smith is a co-author of Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario.
Phyllis Brodkin is a partner at MacDonald and Partners in Toronto. She has developed a unique expertise in international child abduction cases and Hague Applications for the return of children from foreign countries. Ms. Brodkin is a co-author of Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario.
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