At Johnston Family Law, we strive to provide our clients with the highest level of satisfaction.
Transparency is important to us, and therefore it is essential that our clients understand how our firm operates.
Is your client frustrated with the long wait for settlement conference dates? Are you looking for creative ideas for settlement options? Are you looking to narrow the issues for trial? Do you think your client would benefit from a legal opinion on the likely outcome at trial?
Johnston Family Law is happy to announce that it’s founder, Beverley Johnston, will now be offering private settlement conferences.
Beverley Johnston has been working exclusively in the field of family law in Ottawa for 20 years. Beverley spent the majority of her career at a midsized firm in Ottawa, before opening her own firm in 2016. The bulk of her practice is litigation based, and Beverley prides herself on staying up to date on recent court decisions especially decisions by judges in the East region. She is comfortable working on files with a complex financial component, including persons with business interests and diversified financial holdings, issues around imputation of income, retirement, complex spousal support issues, child support and section 7 disputes to name only a few. She is also is a panel member of the Office of the Children’s Lawyer and has extensive experience dealing with high conflict parenting issues.
Conferences would be held at our offices located in the heart of the Westboro neighbourhood of Ottawa. Please contact our office for more information about our fee structure. Fixed prices are available upon request.
Private Settlement Conferences may be conducted in Family Law Matters (pursuant to Rule 17(8) s by lawyers or retired lawyers, who have 10 years of experience in the practice of family law. Such Conferences may also be conducted by retired Masters or retired Judges. The required Form for completion and filing is on the CCLA Family Law Portal.