- Assistant: Patricia Routien
Suzanne is a collaborative family law lawyer, mediator and child interviewer who was called to the Ontario bar in 1995 and the BC bar in 1996. She prefers to help clients resolve legal challenges collaboratively, and advance the best interests of children involved in family law. More about Suzanne
- Assistant Catherine Gray
Carli joined our team after moving to Victoria from South Africa where she practiced family law for 12 years. She has had her credentials recognized in Canada and was called to the BC Bar in 2019.
- Assistant: Jessica Neal
Samantha is an associate lawyer with Brown Henderson Melbye who focuses her practice on families, children, and seniors. Sam looks for practical and cost-effective ways to assist clients (and their families) move forward in times of transition. More about Samantha
- Assistant: Julia Nowosielska
Shauna received her LLB from the University of Toronto in 1990 and practiced as a family, estates and commercial litigator for one of Canada’s largest national firms, and more recently in a boutique class action firm, before moving to Victoria to focus on family and elder law. More about Shauna
- Assistant: Kim Hudson
Samantha received her LLB from the University of Manitoba in 2009 after articling with Legal Aid Manitoba in the areas of child protection and family law. She spent her first three years of practice at a well-respected family law boutique firm in Winnipeg, Manitoba, before making the move to Victoria, B.C. in June 2013. More about Samantha.
Before her Victoria move, Catherine Gray came to us from Manitoba. She grew up on a farm and moved to Winnipeg upon high school graduation. Having always loved law, she took a new paralegal program offered at Red River Community College. More about Catherine.
Julia began her career with a clear desire to work in the area of family law. After graduating from North Island College in Port Alberni with a Legal Secretary Certificate (as it was then called), she started working at a law firm in Parksville. More about Julia
- Legal Assistant to Kay Melbye
- Legal Assistant to Kezia Peterson