Family Law

Our family law team understands that some family matters may be emotional and disruptive, and so we seek efficient resolutions to legal situations without sacrificing an awareness of the possibilities of negotiated settlements, and litigation where necessary. We are able to assist our clients in addressing most family law-related issues, including the following:

  • Divorce

  • Separation

  • Parenting Arrangements

  • Grandparent Rights

  • Child Support

  • Spousal Support

  • Division of Property

  • Adoptions

  • Child Protection

  • Adult Protection

  • Marriage Contracts and Cohabitation Agreements

  • Enforcement Of Court Orders

There are different types of legal services that we can offer in Family Law. Please follow the links below for detailed descriptions.

Jennifer K. Reid and Nicole MacIsaac are also able to offer services that provide an alternative to court. For more information, please follow the links below.

Members of Our Family Law Group:


Useful links for Family Law

For the online table child support lookup:

For information on the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines:

For general information about family law in Nova Scotia:

Family Law Nova Scotia (

Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (

For general information on parenting after separation and divorce:

Co-Parent Successfully (

Our Family Wizard (

For more information on Collaborative Family Law:

Collaborative Family Law (

If you would like to set up an appointment for an initial consult, please contact our assistant, Sarah Crawford

Already have an appointment for an initial consult? Please fill out our Client Information Form, and submit it to Sarah Crawford  prior to your appointment, or bring it with you.