250 595-2220

What We Do

Family law, from traditional representation in negotiations and Court, to recent innovations such as collaborative law, mediation, arbitration, child interviews and parenting coordination.

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Brown Henderson Melbye.
#217 – 2187 Oak Bay Ave.
Victoria, B.C. V8R 1G1 map

Tel: 250 595-2220
Fax: 250 595-4440

We are wheelchair accessible.

Reasons To Work With A Parenting Coordinator

Separation or divorce is never easy, especially if there are children involved. If you and your partner have come to an agreement about parental responsibilities and splitting your time, implementation can sometimes be difficult and conflict can arise. Simple daily...

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How To Keep Your Legal Fees Down

We know most clients want to keep their legal costs as low as possible so here are some ideas of what you can do to help yourself. Information Collection Complete your Client Intake Questionnaire. This questionnaire contains basic information your lawyer requires to...

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Common Law Success at BC Court of Appeal

On March 15, 2016, The BC Court of Appeal found in favour of a Brown Henderson Melbye client and made a significant ruling on property rights for common law spouses. The court found that common law spouses who separated before the new family law legislation, The...

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