Basman Smith has one of Ontario’s most highly regarded Family Law Groups. Our team of award winning lawyers, clerks and support staff provides skillful, sensitive and insightful legal advice on all family law issues.  Whatever your needs and budget, Basman Smith effectively and efficiently helps you navigate the waters of change. Whether you are looking for a lawyer to guide you through the difficult process of separation or negotiate and prepare a marriage or cohabitation agreement to avoid the cost and acrimony often associated with separations, our team is there to help.   Our family lawyers appear regularly at all level of courts in Ontario and Canada and participate in mediation and arbitration where a unique skill set is required.

Our lawyers are as unique as the clients they represent. The Basman Smith team has a diversity of experience, skill and expertise that allows us to provide exceptional service on an individual basis. We take care to pair the right lawyer to the client to ensure that we are meeting the individual needs of that client not only economically but emotionally as well. This holistic approach has grounded our reputation for excellence.

Our Family Law Group is held in high regard by our peers, other professionals in the field and by the judiciary, not only because of the results we achieve for our clients but also for the way we bring about those results. Our well-reasoned, calm, yet firm approach, enables us to tackle even the most difficult of cases without losing sight of our innate sense of decency and professionalism. We are skilled negotiators both inside and outside the courtroom. We bring a common sense approach that has a proven track record of success. Indeed our skills have been recognized by our peers to such an extent that we are now highly sought after by other family law lawyers in Ontario to mediate and arbitrate for their clients. 

Basman Smith is a full service firm and because of that, our family law group has the unique advantage of being able to consult with lawyers from other practice areas such as estates, commercial, and corporate, to insure that each client’s individual needs are properly assessed and considered.