Some of the most respected counsel in Toronto as selected by their peers
Allison Hines is the founding partner of Hines Legal Professional Corporation. Her practice is centered in family law, while also providing advice regarding wills and estates planning. Allison has ample experience with complex, high conflict, and high net worth cases. In addition to her legal practice, Allison is also a professor at Lincoln Alexander School
Gary leads the firm as Managing Partner and Chair and is a Certified Specialist in Family Law. He has been reported in over 300 Family Law decisions at all Court levels in Ontario and Alberta. Also, he has appeared as counsel in the Supreme Court of Canada. He’s authored several books and articles. He has
Valois Ambrosino has over 25 years’ experience representing clients before all levels of court in Ontario. He has built a successful family law practice as an effective strategist and by delivering results cost-effectively. Val is also certified to conduct family law mediations and arbitrations. He has been repeatedly recognized by his peers as a leading
Michael regularly appears at all levels of court in Ontario, including the Ontario Court of Appeal, and has developed an expertise in cases involving international child abduction. His practice includes all areas of family law including complex property and support matters, inter-jurisdictional support and custody/access issues, international abduction (Hague / Non Hague Convention) cases, mobility
Julia Tremain’s practice includes all nature of family law disputes — including separation, divorce, property division, custody and access issues, and mediated solutions. She previously worked as the in-house counsel with The Office of the Children’s Lawyer, and continues to be a highly trusted and valued member of the OCL’s outside counsel panel. Waddell Phillips PC
Lenkinski, Carr & Richard LLP is a litigation boutique that specializes in all aspects of family law and estates litigation. Alex’s broad practice includes high conflict parenting issues and complex financial matters. While focused on resolutions, she is a strategic litigator. She is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers with experience in
Bailey is a skilled negotiator and litigator practicing in the area of Family Law. Whether your priority is a child’s special needs or the preservation of a family business, what matters to you is at the forefront of her practice. Bailey genuinely cares about your file and provides attentive, empathetic service to empower you to
Herschel Fogelman, the founder and principal of Fogelman Law, is a highly respected family law advocate, mediator, arbitrator, and educator. He is known for developing creative yet practical solutions to family law problems. Having successfully mediated thousands of family law cases, Herschel knows how to foster an environment where resolution is possible.
Joanna has practiced family law since 1999, with a focus on advancing substantive equality through precedent-setting cases, spearheading legislative changes, and teaching and scholarly writing. A skilled advocate, strategic thinker and creative negotiator, Joanna has been honoured with the Canadian Bar Association Hero Award, the Lexpert Zenith Award, and the Law Society Medal.
Oren Weinberg is a family lawyer, and a qualified mediator and arbitrator. Oren has been practicing family law exclusively since 2005 and handles all aspects of family law including property and support, custody, and access. Oren is a Governor of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, as well as a Pensions Committee Member, International Academy
Reesa was called to the Bar in 1997, after completing her articles at prominent Toronto Firm Aird & Berlis. A veteran in her field, Reesa has been practicing almost exclusively in Family Law since 2002. Reesa’s years of experience have provided her extensive skills and knowledge in family law, including matters of decision-making and parenting
Will is a highly experienced Family Law lawyer who has practiced since 1995. Will has practised exclusively in the area of Family Law since 2002 and has appeared at all levels of Court in Ontario. He regularly speaks and chairs various continuing legal education programs to assist other lawyers to learn the complex issues of