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Are you looking for a family law lawyer in Edmonton?
Divorce was probably the last thing on your mind on the day of your wedding, but now that it’s a reality, you may find it difficult to think of anything else. You may have a million questions swirling around your head: How much does a divorce cost? Who will have custody of your children? Is a custody trial necessary? Will you get the spousal support you need? What will happen to your assets?
Edmonton, Alberta Family Law
At Verhaeghe Law Office, we are here to provide you with the answers to these questions. As a leading team of lawyers in Edmonton, we know that divorce can be an emotionally exhausting, and we strive to avoid a potentially long and drawn out process by reaching a fair settlement in a timely manner. Our Edmonton law office offers weekend and evening appointments and provides practical, result-based advice. We have appeared and litigated at all levels of Court in the Province of Alberta, largely in the areas of civil litigation, divorce law, family law, child custody, child support, spousal support and matrimonial property division.
In addition to divorce and dissolution services, we are also experienced in other areas of family law, including:
- Domestic abuse
- Child custody and child protection
- Prenuptial/premarital agreements
- Reconciliation agreements
- Restraining orders
Our Law Offices
Verhaeghe Law Office have served Edmonton communities well for many years. We have expanded our team allowing our focus to include Family, Criminal, and Civil law and our range of services includes legal advice, counsel, and representation both for individuals and corporations. Our experienced team of lawyers works both in and out of Edmonton courtrooms.
Divorce is often the first topic that comes to mind when discussing family law. Going through a divorce is never a pleasant experience and can be costly as well as emotionally draining. Our team at Verhaeghe Law Office in Edmonton is dedicated to giving you the best personal service. We will guide you through the process working diligently to achieve success and afford you peace of mind.
Family Law Issues
Verhaeghe Law Office in Edmonton is a prime choice for divorce proceedings but also handles a wide range of other family law issues such as:
- Child custody
- Spousal support
- Child support
- Visitation rights
- No fault divorces
- Asset allocation
Our experienced legal team has achieved success in resolving cases pertaining to common law and civil unions as well as other domestic partnerships. We have also taken on cases involving adoption rights (e.g. same sex and foreign couples), spousal abuse, and child abduction.
A Compassionate Choice for Navigating the Complicated World of Family Law in Edmonton
A famous writer once wrote that all happy families are the same, but every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. In our work as the top family law firm in Edmonton, we’ve noticed that to be true. But sadly, many lawyers working in family law fail to take this into account. Clients are provided a one-size-fits-all solution that leaves everyone unsatisfied and, more often than not, a single party left holding the bill.
At Verhaeghe Law Office, we believe that our approach to navigating the complicated world of family law should be as diverse as the families that live in Edmonton. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to obtain top results in court or in mediation, and it all starts with our willingness to listen to you and your story.
Many clients come to our office seeking divorce lawyers or to negotiate child custody arrangements. Others require help with more sensitive issues such as child abduction or domestic abuse. Whatever your story is, we’re here to listen, and to help you obtain justice to the best of our abilities.
Have You Been Wronged by the Law?
It’s no secret that our civil justice system in Edmonton serves some parties more than others. A quick scan of the news is all it takes to realize that outcomes in court cases aren’t always equitable. Verhaeghe Law Office will work day and night to secure you a fair outcome for whatever family law issue you are facing. In our years of work as Edmonton’s top family law firm, we’ve helped clients win cases in the following types of legal disputes:
- Child custody arrangements
- Divorce, annulment, and separation agreements
- Spousal support and alimony
- New child support arrangements, unpaid child support, garnished wages, etc.
We’ve made it our mission in law and in life to help area families reach peaceful conclusions to their disputes. And we have over 15 years of experience helping Albertans handle all manner of legal issues they have.
Top-Notch Affordable Divorce Lawyers in Edmonton
First, we want you to know that with whatever you’re going through, you are not alone. The dissolution of a family is never an easy process, but with Verhaeghe Law Office, you can rest assured that we will obtain a fair and successful outcome for our clients.
We take the time to listen to our clients’ stories and explain to them complicated Albertan and Canadian family law in easy language that anyone can understand. The law isn’t a tool for abuse, rather, it’s there to help protect everyone involved in the sorts of complicated scenarios that call for divorce lawyers.
With that in mind, we will explain every aspect of your scenario to you from a legal standpoint and explain the consequences of our expert counsel. We are confident that, no matter the situation you’re facing, the expert team we’ve assembled will help you and your family obtain peace and the conclusion of a difficult chapter of your lives. If this sounds all too familiar, give us a call today!
Let Us Help You With the Primary Issues
When you book a consultation with Verhaeghe Law Office we will organize your priorities and help you choose your goals, for instance in divorce cases. The issues that come to the forefront would be a swift settlement of child welfare and financial allocation. We will guide you through childcare arrangements and costs, as well as payment deadlines for child support and alimony.
Debt and marital assets are hot topics in divorce proceedings. We can address your concerns regarding mortgage payments, selling, and distributing of property and spousal support. We recommend drawing up a list of questions as well as your financial information before arriving for your consultation. Our lawyers will advise you of your rights and assist you in procedures pertaining to shared marital dues such as credit cards, loans, and other debt or finances.
Family law cases, such as divorce, spousal abuse, child custody, adoption rights, common law and civil union cases can be complicated and distasteful but Verhaeghe Law Office in Edmonton, experts in family law, will help you to prepare for what can be lengthy and exhaustive proceedings. We will cover every detail of your case thoroughly and precisely. Our practice hires highly qualified, trained, effective, and experienced staff. Our lawyers are competent and reliable; you will be well taken care of.
Few subjects are more sensitive to a person than their family. When the family system breaks down, or needs to be addressed through the legal system, it is important that parties have appropriate, professional, and confidential legal aid. That is why Verhaeghe Law Office is here. When Edmonton residents need family law services, our expert legal team is ready to help. Each of our lawyers has years of experience, as well as a proven track record in successful resolving all types of issues regarding the family law system.
Our Family Law Services
Family law has many facets, and at Verhaeghe Law Office, we have experience in all of them. Contact us for assistance in handling:
- Marriage prenuptials and other related services (including property divisions)
- Divorce and separation proceedings (including high net worth divorce)
- Common-law separations and co-habitation agreements
- Child custody arrangements
- Adoption papers and other arrangements
- Spousal support arrangements and mediation
- Paternity testing
- Domestic violence cases
Many of these scenarios involve careful planning, and a plethora of paperwork. When an individual in Edmonton requires a family legal services, it is imperative that they contact us as soon as possible for the best results.
Family Law Solutions
Any time there is a sensitive issue that needs to be addressed in a court of law, Edmonton residents have a reliable, efficient, and experienced solution. We strive to find an out of court resolution whenever possible but when that is impossible, we bring years of courtroom experience to the table.
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At Verhaeghe Law Office, our goal is to reach a fair resolution for you and your children. We take great pride in our level of personalized service and treat every case we take on as unique. If you are in Edmonton and seeking legal counsel in regards to your divorce or custody disputes, we encourage you to get in touch with us. We are looking forward to helping you!
Call us today to find out how our law offices can help you!
PHONE: (587) 410-2500 to contact one of our Lawyers