News Archives for December 2012

Russell Alexander to Appear on Family Matters TV with Justice Harvey Brownstone

We are pleased to announce that Russell Alexander has been invited to appear on Family Matters TV with Justice Harvey Brownstone.

Family Matters with Justice Harvey Brownstone is an online TV program with a focus on a multiplicity of issues affecting contemporary North American life, with a particular emphasis on the interplay between relationships and the justice system: internet dating, addictions, prenups, mental health, adoption, surrogate parenting, same-sex relationships, multicultural relationships, parenting after separation and divorce, mediation, child neglect and abuse, child and spousal support – and this is just the tip of the iceberg! Hosted by an actual … more »

Russell Alexander To Chair Family Law & Technology Conference

Russell is excited to be Chair of the Law Society of Upper Canada’s Family Law & Technology conference next summer in Toronto.

This Conference will be a professionalism program in the context of family law and will help lawyers discover how technology can enhance their practices by increasing efficiencies, maximizing marketing strategies and improve their client service capabilities.

We will provide further updates about this conference once we finalize our panel of speakers and program agenda.… more »

Aleksandra Czyzowska Pursues Collaborative Practice Training

Associate lawyer Aleksandra will be completing phase 1 of her Collaborative Practice training with the Victoria Haliburton Bar Association in Lindsay, Ontario.

Russell and Wendy are already fully trained Collaborative Practice family lawyers.

Collaborative Practice, including Collaborative Law and interdisciplinary Collaborative Divorce, is a way for you to resolve disputes respectfully — without going to court — while working with trained professionals who are important to all areas of your life. The term incorporates all of the models developed since Minnesota lawyer Stu Webb created Collaborative Law ideas in the 1980s.

The heart of Collaborative Practice or Collaborative Divorce (also … more »