Guiding You Through The Complexities Of Common-Law Separations

At Henderson Heinrichs LLP, our legal team will advise you on your rights in a common-law separations in British Columbia and Alberta. Common-law couples are treated differently between the two provinces, so our lawyers are dedicated to making sure you understand your legal rights in both jurisdictions.

Breaking Down The Challenges Of Common-Law Separations. For 20 Years.

In British Columbia, common-law couples are generally treated the same way as married couples. In Edmonton, there is no clear legislation outlining the rights for interdependent relationships, also known as common-law, following the breakdown of a relationship.

At Henderson Heinrichs LLP, our lawyers understand how each province's laws affect what you want to walk away with after the end of a relationship. We leverage this experience to help you pursue resolutions that target to outcomes you hope to achieve.

Frank, Honest And Objective Legal Advice

We want you to leave our first consultation with a clear understanding of what your legal options are, what our firm can do for you, and what the costs and timing of our legal services will be.

We do this by getting to know you, your needs, your family, and what you want to achieve in the end. We then outline the legal options that best suit those goals. Our legal team makes sure you understand the possible outcomes of your choices so you can make an informed decision on how to proceed.

Protect Your Rights As A Common-Law Spouse

Contact our firm and find out what your rights are following the breakdown of your relationship. Call Henderson Heinrichs LLP at 866-649-7217 or arrange a free, half hour consultation using our online enquiry form.