Family Law / Divorce
The issues raised by separation, divorce, child custody, support, and division of property can be the most stressful but there are ways of dealing with the emotional and financial issues of helping clients move on.
At Benesh Bitz & Company, we provide advice and legal representation in all areas of family law, including divorce, child maintenance, custody, spousal support, access arrangements, common law relationship disputes, family property division, separation agreements, pre-nuptial agreements, paternity and adoption. We take a conciliatory approach where possible towards settlement of matters by agreement. We assist with facilitating meetings to work out an agreement. In contested matters, we provide legal representation in all levels of Court. We help to prepare Family Property Agreements, Pre-Nuptial Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements and Guardianship Agreements. We help respond to documents served upon you and to prepare documents for court. We prepare documents necessary to implement agreements including transfers, waivers, financing documents, consents and Wills. We negotiate with other lawyers and their clients and appear in Court.