Divorce Lawyer in Oakville
Divorce and separation is a challenging time, fraught with fear and uncertainty, but you do not have to face it alone.
Geoffrey Carpenter and the team at Carpenter Law are on your side and will help you understand your rights and obligations – both during and after your divorce & separation.
Issues Carpenter Law can assist with during divorce & separation
Divorce & separation are governed under the Divorce Act, Federal Child Support Guidelines and the Children’s Law Reform Act and cover issues such as:
The team of lawyers at Carpenter Law are extensive knowledge of the legislation and case law which help determine judgments regarding issues that appear during separation & divorce.
Oakville, Halton, Hamilton and Peel residents residents can feel secure knowing that their divorce is being handled by a team which combines impeccable legal acumen with dignity and a human touch.
within 24 hours to discuss your situation
The difference between divorce & separation
This is a common question asked of any divorce lawyer in Oakville, Oakville, Halton, Hamilton and Peel residents and Mississauga or surrounding areas:
“What exactly is the difference between divorce & separation?”
According to the Government of Canada Department of Justice:
- Divorce: A divorce is when a court officially ends a marriage. Only legally married couples can divorce.
- Separation: When a couple decides to live apart from each other because the relationship has broken down. The couple may be married, or may be unmarried but living together like a married couple in a common-law relationship.
Whether you are undergoing a divorce or a legal separation, the Carpenter Law team can help resolve your situation efficiently and affordably.
Request a consultation
The first step towards resolving your legal dispute is to request a consultation with Carpenter Law.
We will get back to you in 24 hours and help you begin this tough process with sharp legal acumen, compassion and understanding.