Divorce or Separation is a difficult situation for anyone to go through with many complex, emotional, stressful and legal problems.
Irvine Law is a Family Law firm dedicated to offering clients the expertise and resources needed to deal with going through family and relationship breakdown.
Whether through amicable negotiation or conduct of litigation our aim is to, with clear and practical advice, protect financial and family interests and achieve the best possible solution for our clients.
1. Our Service
Family Law Services including:Divorce
Custody & Access
Access to Children
Access and visitation issues
Special & Extraordinary Expenses (daycare costs, university costs etc)
Independent Legal Advice
Notary Public Service
Representation in court
2. Useful Links
The Parental Planner: A communication and organisation tool for separated parents
The Supporting Families Experiencing Separation and Divorce Initiative
Divorce and Separation - Ministry of the Attorney General
Free information about divorce in Canada
Dealing With Separation and Divorce
Family Law - Ministry of the Attorney General
Canadian Divorce Laws
Additional Family Law Resources - Ministry of the Attorney General
Your Law: Family Law in Ontario, a website that offers parents free information and access to resources on the emotional, financial, legal and social considerations relating to child custody, access and child support
3. Get To Know Us
About Irvine Law
Loreen Irvine LL.B, founder of Irvine Law, is a Barrister & Solicitor, Notary Public and respected Family Lawyer. Loreen was born in Vancouver, B.C. and served for 8 years in the Canadian Forces, serving abroad with NATO for two years. She then moved to Scotland, UK, where she served as a Police Officer, in Edinburgh, for 12 years. After retiring she commenced her law studies at Napier University in Edinburgh, completing one year at Ottawa University. Loreen was awarded an L.L.B. with Distinction from Napier, and the Class Medal. She returned to Canada after 17 years, and successfully obtained a Certificate of Canadian Equivalency for Law from the Canadian Accreditation Committee, completed her articles with Nelligan O'Brien Payne before being called to the bar. Loreen worked in family law for several years as an associate for Howard, Ryan, Kelford, Knott & Dixon in Smiths Falls & Carleton Place. Loreen now runs "Irvine Law" which specialises in Divorce, Separation and all aspects of Family law and serves the National Capital Region, Ottawa, Perth & Brockville.