Susan is a family law lawyer working as a freelance lawyer in the Toronto area. She works with individuals and other family law lawyers on all types of family law matters, providing unbundled legal services on a project-by-project basis. Because of the varied nature of her practice, Susan has unique experience in assisting low-, mid- and high-income clients with a wide variety of family law issues, including child and spousal support, custody and access and property division.
We asked Susan about her background, practice and the challenges that she faces as a solo practitioner.
Nobody understands compliance better than a lawyer. It’s no wonder then that lawyers often hesitate when it comes to public communications via social media. In my experience, the big concerns are giving legal advice, confidentiality and solicitation. Read full article »
Creating Client Value: 15 Best Practices for Client Feedback Surveys
We all know client feedback surveys can offer valuable information. If you've been holding off-perhaps because you don't want to bother your clients-don't. The good news is that more than 70 percent of Fortune 500® GCs understand that such surveys are "important" or even "critical" to good lawyer-client relationships, according to a recent Altman Weil Pensa survey. Read full article »
A Practical Guide to the Charter: Section 11(b)
This practical guide deals with section 11(b) of the Charter which guarantees the right to a trial within a reasonable period of time. It looks at relevant issues and authorities in a post-Jordan world.
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