Toronto Sun: The pandemic has kept divorce lawyers busy

Russell speaks with Jane Stevenson of the Toronto Star about hiring five more lawyers as divorce rates increase

Divorce, pandemic-style is becoming more as the virus crisis drags on and many couples find themselves spending a little too much time in close quarters.

The number of divorce cases has jumped by about 30% during the pandemic for veteran divorce lawyer Russell Alexander, who founded Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers.

Alexander just hired five more lawyers for his newest office location in Concord, Ont., to deal with the spike in divorce rates, and has updated the firm’s book, Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Divorce, with pandemic information.

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