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Calgary Family Property Act Cohabitation Agreements

Calgary Family Property Act Cohabitation Agreements are now a hot topic in Alberta. An odd thing happened during COVID-19. While the news was occupied with the COVID-19 social and economic shutdown, common-law couples in Alberta gained the same property rights upon relationship breakdown as married couples. This was a significant development in family law in Alberta. […]

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Best* Calgary Family Lawyers

The Best* Calgary Family Lawyers help clients deal with divorce, separation, child custody, spousal and child support, and matrimonial property division issues. Founder, Lorne MacLean, QC has been named by Canadian Lawyer Magazine as one of the Top 25 Influential Lawyers in Canada. MacLean Law’s Calgary Family Lawyers office and MacLean Law is a 5 […]

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Calgary COVID-19  Parenting & Child Support

Calgary COVID-19  Parenting & Child Support disputes are on the rise given the financial and emotional stresses of the economy and the pandemic. Senior Calgary COVID-19  Parenting & Child Support lawyer, Peter Graburn gives you a handy summary of what you need to know about why child support and parenting time are both important. After […]

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Calgary Secured Child and Spousal Support

Calgary Secured Child and Spousal Support lawyers help ensure spousal and child support are paid in full. Our experienced Calgary family lawyers help parents and children maintain a standard of living that is fair after separation. It is on thing to obtain a spousal and child support order but you must also collect on the […]

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Calgary Stay Of Support Enforcement

Calgary Stay Of Support Enforcement applications can be brought by a spouse who was ordered to pay spousal support or Calgary child support.  Aside from dealing with parenting of children and the division of their common property, separating couples (whether married or common-law) also have to deal with their on-going financial responsibilities to their children […]

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Calgary Hague Child Abduction Return

Calgary Hague Child Abduction Return lawyers handle cases where Calgary and Alberta children are involved in wrongful abduction or retention disputes 1 877 602 9900. In Calgary Alberta family law cases, the best interests of the child are paramount. Particularly, safety concerns related to the child are of the utmost importance when deciding where a […]

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5 Best Calgary Divorce Tips

5 Best Calgary Divorce Tips by our senior Calgary family lawyer Peter Graburn are designed to help you and your new family unit move forward successfully after a Calgary divorce. In a previous article on Calgary Separation Agreements, we noted that 38% of Canadian marriages end in divorce.  Our Calgary separation agreement lawyers know some […]

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Calculating Child Support Income

Calculating Child Support Income is a key step in ensuring a fair child support result. In cases of business owners and self-employed persons, a thorough analysis of the paying parent’s true incomes is necessary. Simply using a self-employed person’s income tax return is the most common fatal error to properly calculating child support income. Assessing […]

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Calgary Retroactive Spousal Support

Calgary Retroactive Spousal Support lawyers deal with cases where one or both spouses seek support for a period predating the date they apply for spousal support or to adjust old orders historically either up or down. Senior Calgary family lawyer Peter Graburn writes today’s blog to help you understand how Calgary retroactive spousal support works. […]

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Calgary Same Sex Divorce 

Calgary Same Sex Divorce lawyers help you to navigate successfully divorce in Calgary and Alberta. Peter Graburn shows you the ropes of Calgary same-sex divorce in today’s blog. Same-sex couples in Alberta live in the same two legally-recognized family relationships as opposite-sex couples: either common-law (in Alberta legally referred to as Adult Interdependent Partnerships or […]

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