Family Content

Lexis Advance Quicklaw: Family Law

A thorough collection of exclusive case digests that includes:

  • Canada Family Law
  • Canadian Case Summaries

Halsbury’s® Laws of Canada, including:

  • Conflict of Laws
  • Contracts
  • Income Tax
  • Infants and Children
  • Family
  • Education
  • Trusts
  • Youth Justice

A selection of exclusive commentary and insights, forms, precedents, and content including:

  • Canadian Contract Law (Swan)
  • Family Mediation and Collaborative Practice Handbook (Landau, Wolfson and Landau)
  • Castel & Walker – Canadian Conflict of Laws (Walker)
  • Sopinka, Lederman & Bryant – The Law of Evidence in Canada (Bryant, Lederman and Fuerst)
  • Ontario Family Law Practice (Steinberg, Perkins, Coats, Lenkinski, James)
  • Wilson on Children and the Law (Wilson)
  • British Columbia Family Law Practice (Huddart and Brown)
  • Canadian Estate Administration Guide
  • Canadian Family Law Guide


Practical Guidance
Family Module

Tailored for the family law practitioner, this module provides easy to use authoritative content, contributed from prominent experts in the field. Access the most current and relevant information in the complex and evolving area of family law.

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Content you get

Specialized Content

  • Quantums (Spousal Support, Child Support, and Matrimonial Property)
  • Sample precedents ‐ including pleadings, notices of motion and affidavits, conference briefs, facta, agreements, and sample letters to clients
  • Financial Statement Toolkit
  • Automated Templates
  • Clause Bank
  • Monthly legislative updates

Featured Topics

  • Parental Alienation
  • International Child Abduction
  • Assisted Reproductive Technology
  • Financial Disclosure
  • Determining Income under the Child Support Guidelines
  • Review and Variation of Spousal Support
  • Unjust Enrichment and Trust Claims
  • Alternate Dispute Resolution
  • Domestic Contracts
  • Child Protection

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Meet the contributors

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I am thrilled to share my vast knowledge of family law with LexisNexis, which makes knowledge accessible to so many lawyers.

Cheryl Goldhart, Goldhart & Associates

Practical Guidance offers unprecedented access to information and insights from top lawyers in each practice area. It's also dynamic - here's what the law is, and here's how to actually do it. Online access to document templates and outlines that others use can help a lawyer organize their thinking and put their best foot forward.

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