Family Law

Separation and divorce can be among the most difficult challenges of a lifetime. Simultaneously, personal and legal concerns may emerge affecting your children, your finances and your future.

At WISE LAW, family law is a very unique area of our practice. For us, navigating with our clients through difficult times clearly involves more than just our highest advocacy skills. It requires empathy, awareness, understanding, and most important, listening.

Results count, and we are very committed to achieving them. We work hard to resolve cases advantageously, fairly and cost-effectively. We also take great care to avoid unnecessary strife, conflict or delay..

Since 1986, Garry J. Wise and WISE LAW OFFICE have consistently and successfully resolved numerous Family Law cases, in negotiations, contested court proceedings and mediations throughout the greater Toronto area and the Province of Ontario. The issues we have successfully dealt with include:

  • Custody, joint custody, and access
  • Child support and spousal support
  • Division and Equalization of Property
  • Possession of the Matrimonial Home
  • Mobility rights
  • Property claims of unmarried spouses
  • Contested and Uncontested Divorce
  • Estate claims for property and support
  • Enforcement of Child Support Orders
  • International child abduction
  • Separation Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements and Marriage Contracts

If you are separated or considering marital separation, it is important to seek legal representation at an early stage, in order to become fully informed as to your legal rights, entitlements and obligations. For an initial telephone consultation without obligation or fee, please contact Garry J. Wise at (416) 972-1800

Learn more about Family Law & Separation:

Introductory Legal Information: Family Law in Ontario