McGurk Fraese Family Lawyers

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We can help you protect your family, resolve conflicts, and begin a new life.

Finding a path through separation and divorce can be one of life's most difficult challenges. We provide family law advice, negotiation, and dispute resolution services to clients throughout Alberta and British Columbia, from our offices in Calgary and Vancouver. Find out how we can help you make a new beginning.

Calgary Family Lawyers

We are a boutique Canadian law firm practicing exclusively family law, with offices in Calgary, AB and Vancouver, BC.

Our family lawyers prevent and resolve conflicts through communication, negotiation, and where necessary through litigation.

Call us about your divorce, cohabitation or pre-nuptial agreement, adoption, or other family law matters.

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We've helped thousands of clients move forward. Our family lawyers have decades of experience in specialized areas such as divorce, division of property, parenting and custody issues, adoptions, and adult guardianship. We believe that focused experience delivers better results.

Let us know how we can help you protect your family, resolve conflicts, and begin your new life.

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Use our free online calculators to estimate the spousal support or child support appropriate to your situation.

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Family law is complex because every situation is different. Let us help you find solutions, minimize negative impacts on your life and those close to you, and make a new start.

When you sit down with one of our lawyers we will review your situation with you and discuss your legal options. We can make a plan together, and see it through.

Legal advice is just the beginning. Our team includes not just the members of our firm, but accountants, child psychologists, counsellors and other professionals we've worked with for years.

Send us a note and our office will contact you within 24 hours to discuss your needs and to schedule an appointment with a family lawyer.

Plan to adopt?

Adoption Law Guide

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We've helped hundreds of clients navigate their separation and divorce. Here's what a few of them had to say:

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Calgary Office News

Marc A. Massie joins McGurk Fraese Family Lawyers

March 03, 2017

We welcome Marc Massie, who joins the Calgary office of McGurk Fraese as a family law associate. Read More...

Alberta's Judge-Shortage Crisis

October 01, 2016

Our take on Alberta's crisis-level shortage of judges.

Read all Calgary office news.

Family Law Blog

Can Children Choose Which Parent to Live With?

December 09, 2016

Children can choose which parent to live with, but the Court will weigh that decision based on the child's age and maturity. Read More...

Relocation - Can I Move With my Children?

October 13, 2016

Planning a post-divorce move? This article addresses the practical and legal issues involved in relocating with children after a divorce. Read More...

Read more divorce & family law articles on our family law blog.

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