(519) 657-1529
Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Lawyers. Proudly Serving London, Sarnia and Southwestern Ontario |

Posts filed under: Domestic Diva

The 411 on Divorce and Selling the Matrimonial Home

The central aspect of most marriages is the family home. It is a place of countless memories, as well as a space that each spouse viewed as a location for comfort and solace. During a divorce, each spouse must begin...
Continue Reading →

Should I Leave the Family Home During Seperation?

When going through a separation, most spouses are concerned about leaving the family home for a number of reasons. First, spouses experiencing the trauma of separation and look for stability and comfort; as for many, the family home had at...
Continue Reading →

How the #MeToo Movement Can Hurt Men

The #MeToo campaign has achieved the remarkable effect of creating safe spaces for women to talk about past sexual abuse. It is empowering that women no longer live in a system where they must be afraid to speak out about...
Continue Reading →

What To Do If You Are Threatened With A False Accusation Of Abuse

False Accusations of Domestic Assault Happen. This is a Fact. They happen for a number of reasons,  it could be to win custody battles, force a spouse to leave the family home, or to get even with a spouse who...
Continue Reading →

The Immediate Aftermath: How Men Are Falsely Accused Of Domestic Violence In Order To Win In Family Court

Nothing motivates me more than meeting a client who has been falsely accused of domestic assault. I never appreciated the prejudicial position of those falsely accused until I became a criminal defence lawyer. As a woman who had never been...
Continue Reading →

Guilty Until Proven Innocent: The Effects of False Domestic Violence Allegations on Family Law Matters

There is a double-edged sword when it comes to domestic violence charges. The criminal justice system is slanted to favor the Complainant, the one making the accusation of abuse, in order to prevent other victims from facing fear in coming...
Continue Reading →