Ontario divorce simple by a family lawyer- No Court Appearance.
As of May 1, 2007,
All Application (divorce) simple or Joint MUST be prepared under the supervision of a Lawyer and not by agents.
All family law actions here comply with this rule and as set by the Law Society of Upper Canada .
All other Application (divorce) simple or joint that do not comply with this rule may be rejected by the court.
All Unauthorized Agents and Web Sites engaged in an unauthorized practice may be Prosecuted.
We are not a virtual store. All Family Law files are prepared under the direction of Bradley F. Berns , Barrister and Solicitor (the "Lawyer"), a specialist in Family Law for over 15 years and a member of Good Standing of the Law Society of Upper Canada and located in Toronto, Ontario.
In a claim for ontario divorce you need to acknowledge and confirm THAT:
The Lawyer DOES NOT provide any legal advice to you, implied or otherwise, in any way, form or manner.
The Lawyer does advise you to obtain legal advice with respect to any corollary issues such as custody, support, the Equalization of net family properties and the applicable time limits with respect to making such claims.
You may request to receive legal advice from the Lawyer at which time it will be provided at a cost to you.
You have received or attempted to receive marriage counselling to save your marriage.
You have received guidance from a marriage guidance facility in-order to save your marriage.
All attempts to reconcile have failed and that there is no possibility of reconciliation.
You OR your spouse have lived in Ontario for at least one year prior to commencing this divorce action.
You claim a divorce only and there are no other claims whatsoever.
There are no children of marriage OR there are children of marriage and child support is paid according to the child support guideline.
You can start your ontario divorce for ONE of the following reasons:
a) One year of separation;
b) Your spouse has committed adultery and you can start your divorce anytime. Admission by way of affidavit to adultery needed;
c) Your spouse has committed cruelty (physical or mental abuse) to such extent that you can not continue to live together and you can start your divorce anytime.
Police and or medical report plus other evidence needed.
|Area||Services included for ontario divorce||Lawyer fee $|
|Toronto||Process of your divorce PLUS Preparation of Application (divorce) simple or joint, affidavit for divorce, acknowledgment of service, divorce order, affidavit of service||$325|
|GTA||Process of your divorce PLUS Preparation of Application (divorce) simple or joint, affidavit for divorce, acknowledgment of service, affidavit of service, divorce order, and continuing record||$375|
|Towns and Cities||Process of your divorce PLUS Preparation of Application (divorce) simple or joint, affidavit for divorce, acknowledgment of service, affidavit of service, divorce order, and continuing record||$400|
You may wish to process your own divorce at which time a Divorce kit
prepared by the Family Lawyer PLUS a FREE ontario divorce process Guide will be provided
to you for the following fee:
|Area||Services included for ontario divorce kit & free divorce guide||Lawyer fee $|
|All Ontario||Divorce Kit containing the Application (divorce) simple or joint, affidavit for divorce, acknowledgment of service, divorce order, affidavit of service and a FREE ontario divorce Guide||$225|
There are court fees which may be waived if you are in receipt of social assistance, disability or are in the low income brackets. Please notify if you like an assessment. Otherwise you must pay court fees and in two stages of $167 to file and six weeks or longer $280 to finalize your divorce application.
Please complete this form and Make a payment to start your divorce.