Michael Stangarone, Family Law

Michael Stangarone has been recognized as a leader...

  MacDonald and Partners LLP is pleased to announce that Michael Stangarone has been recognized as a leader in his field in the latest edition of  The Best Lawyers in Canada ® for his work in Family Law in Toronto. He was previously recognized for his strong litigation ...

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William Abbott, Family Law

Perpetual students: child support beyond the first degree

Pursuant to s. 2(1)(b) of the Divorce Act, a “child of the marriage” is one who is “the age of majority or over and under their [parents'] charge but unable, by reason of illness, disability or other cause, to withdraw from their charge or to obtain the necessaries of ...

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William Abbott, Family Law

Does lawyer have automatic right to question wife?

Toronto family law lawyer Will Abbott tells Law Times  the central question in an unusual decision released by the Superior Court recently was whether or not a lawyer representing himself in his divorce had an automatic right to question his wife. “A lot of people presume they do ...

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Gary Joseph, Family Law

Efforts to improve system significant

Numerous efforts, including additional mediation options and the passage of new rules, have been made in an attempt to address public concerns over the family law system, Toronto family lawyer Gary Joseph says in Law Times . “After eliminating most of the archaic demands of ...

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Michael Stangarone, Family Law

Equalization can’t be mischaracterized as support

Making the intentions behind the terms of a separation agreement clear from the start may save a divorced couple the trouble of further conflict and litigation down the road, says Toronto family lawyer  Michael Stangarone . Stangarone, a partner with  MacDonald and Partners LLP , ...

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