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Georgina's Team

Denise McCaig, Law Clerk


Diana Duong, Law Clerk

Georgina Carson B.A. (Hons), LL.B.


Georgina Carson is a senior family law lawyer and partner at the Toronto family law firm of MacDonald & Partners LLP. She holds degrees from Queen's University (BA Honours) and the University of Toronto (LLB).

Leading Family Law Practitioner

Georgina has practiced exclusively in the area of family law since her call to the Ontario Bar in 1991. Georgina's solutions-based approach helps clients resolve complex custody, support, property and tax issues through co-operative negotiation, collaborative law, alternative dispute resolution, and at all levels of court in Ontario.

  • Ranked Leading Family Law Practitioner in Canada’s Legal Lexpert Directory
  • Appointed Dispute Resolution Officer in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Toronto
  • Family Law Member of the Barristers' Advisory Group for the Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Contributing author to Ontario Family Law Practice, Handling a Family Law Matter in Ontario and LexisNexis Practice Advisor; Pensions and Family Law
  • Former Chair, Family Law Executive of the Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, Collaborative Practice Toronto
  • Former Editor of the Ontario Bar Association's family law newsletter: Matrimonial Affairs
  • Former panel lawyer for the Office of the Children's Lawyer
  • Executive editor of The Law Society of Upper Canada's Separation Agreement Annotated
  • Frequent speaker, author and instructor at legal education programs through the Advocates' Society, The Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Bar Association and Osgoode Professional Development Centre
  • Was recently voted by her peers at the bar to the 2021, 15th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada