Family and Matrimonial Law and Litigation
Divorce, child custody, property division and support cases can pose difficult legal issues for those already struggling with emotional turmoil at the end of a relationship. These unique circumstances require the knowledge and skill of family law lawyers with extensive experience in this area.
To book an initial consultation with a family law lawyer, please send an email to Vancouver or Langley. Or call our Vancouver law office at 604 687 1323 or Langley office at 604 888 5811 to set up an appointment with a family law lawyer.
LK Law’s Family Law Group focuses on protecting your rights while achieving positive results. At Lindsay Kenney LLP, our Family Law Group in Vancouver is headed by partner Angela Thiele who has practiced family law for more than 25 years. Ms. Thiele was counsel for one of the first cases in British Columbia to consider the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines. Nancy Chen, Cassandra Drake and Fanda Wu are family law lawyers in the Vancouver office. Both Nancy and Fanda are able to communicate with their clients in Mandarin.
In LK Law’s Langley office, partner Trevor Fowler and associates Puneet Khaira, Sumit Ahuja, Ari Wormeli and Susan Justice are the firm’s family law practitioners. A highly experienced litigator, Trevor is also known as a strong proponent of alternate dispute resolution strategies. Mr. Fowler has experience with difficult and complex property disputes, including the issues that arise from the valuation and structuring of business assets upon dissolution of a relationship.
Puneet, Sumit and Susan are fluent in Hindi and Punjabi allowing them to effectively communicate with clients who speak those languages.
Our family law lawyers have appeared at all levels of court in British Columbia and at the Supreme Court of Canada. The Family Law Lawyers are supported by experienced family law paralegals providing cost effective representation to their clients.
Our family law lawyers and divorce lawyers in Vancouver and Langley offer a wide range of services. We can assist you with basic and complex issues arising from the breakdown of a marriage or common law relationship, including:
• property and debt division
• protecting business interests
• tax implications upon marriage breakdown
• custody, guardianship, and parenting time disputes
• grandparental parenting time, contact and access
• child and spousal support payments
• Family Maintenance Enforcement Program disputes
• the involvement of child protection social workers or the Ministry of Children and Family Development
• relocation with a child
• cohabitation (prenups) and separation agreements
Our family law lawyers assist clients in resolving disputes through negotiation, mediation, other forms of dispute resolution outside of court, as well as litigating both simple and complex cases through trial. Our lawyers also help formalize agreements between parties by drafting marriage, cohabitation, or separation agreements. We pride ourselves on adopting the approach that best suits the needs of our clients.
Note: Lindsay Kenney LLP legal offices in Langley and Vancouver are completely accessible, including designated parking, for individuals with mobility challenges.