Shirley is Toronto family lawyer with a commitment and passion to help her clients. In addition to having over 25 years of experience, she is considered both a highly ethical and expert negotiator by her colleagues.
Practicing family law since 1992, Shirley has litigated, mediated and negotiated all manners of family law issues. With a university background in psychology and experience with corporate law, she offers a unique insight into the personal and emotional aspects of family law, while providing a remarkable understanding of the business and financial challenges of a separation or divorce.
Shirley works tirelessly to reduce the impact separation can have on you, your family and your children. With the ultimate goal of obtaining an out of court settlement tailored to your specific needs, Shirley often works with various financial and family professionals, including business valuators, real estate appraisers, tax accountants, social workers, parenting co-ordinators and others, to ensure your situation is resolved in the most informative and effective way.
Shirley’s wit, warmth and humour have helped immensely in tense negotiations. Shirley ensures you feel heard, informed and advised every step of the way. She offers you insight, experience, creativity and knowledge. Shirley works with you and guides you through the various legal issues and options you have to attain an agreement that best suits you and your personal circumstances.