Frenkel Tobin Family Law and Divorce Blog


  1. Sep 6 How to File a Simple Divorce in Ontario: A Step-by-Step Guide
  2. Aug 23 The Case Conference Brief: Steps, Purpose, and Requirements
  3. Aug 10 The Importance of Financial Statements in Family Law Proceedings
  4. Jul 22 Spousal Support in Ontario, Explained
  5. Jul 20 Child Support in Ontario, Explained
  6. Jul 12 Best Interests of the Child in Ontario Family Law Proceedings
  7. Apr 30 What you need to know about separation agreements
  8. Apr 16 How to Navigate A Grey Divorce And Its Unique Challenges
  9. Apr 16 How Mental Health is Creating Difficulties in Family Law And Divorce Court
  10. Apr 14 Moving To A Different Place After Divorce
  11. Mar 1 What Happens If You Sponsor and Then Separate from Your Spouse?
  12. Mar 1 How to Reduce Child & Spousal Support Payments During the Pandemic
  13. Feb 26 How to Hire A Divorce Lawyer in Ontario: Complete Checklist
  14. Feb 26 How to Get Your Child’s Wishes Heard in Ontario Family Custody Disputes
  15. Feb 24 How to Deal with Spousal Support & Tax Consequences in Ontario?
  16. Feb 24 How to Calculate Shared Custody Percentage and Payments in Ontario
  17. Feb 22 Extraordinary Expenses: What Are Section 7 Expenses In Ontario?
  18. Feb 22 Stopping anti-vaccination debate from entering legal system
  19. Feb 22 How Coronavirus Pandemic Affects Separation/Divorce Process
  20. Feb 13 Spouse won’t sign divorce papers
  21. Feb 13 Will Divorce Affect Your Citizenship Status?
  22. Feb 10 Travel outside of Canada with your child
  23. Feb 10 Types of Child Custody
  24. Feb 7 Divorces are Granted in Canada on the Breakdown of the Marriage
  25. Feb 7 Win Sole Custody of a Child
  26. Feb 4 My Spouse’s Sonsent to file for Divorce


  1. Nov 16 What is Matrimonial Home?
  2. Oct 26 Imputing income in the face of alcohol addiction
  3. Oct 26 Property division for common-law spouses: unjust enrichment and the joint family venture
  4. Aug 27 Modifying a Child Custody Agreement
  5. Aug 27 Parental Alienation
  6. Aug 27 Reasons Why Prenups May be Declared Invalid by the Court
  7. Aug 27 How to Deal with High Conflict Co-Parent
  8. Jun 1 How to Keep Morale While Working from Home
  9. May 27 A glimpse into the future of post-COVID family law
  10. Apr 2 Current guidelines for urgent parenting motions during COVID-19
  11. Mar 3 Accountants: Willing and unwilling participants in family law litigation
  12. Feb 28 Mental health awareness is positive, but can create challenges for family law
  13. Jan 27 Marriage Story: Important lessons for divorcing spouses [PDF]


  1. Jul 20 A different perspective on divorce: How it can help the individuals and the families