When your family life changes, it can be an emotional time. Between paperwork and strained relationships, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with stress.
When working through a difficult divorce or welcoming a new child into your family through adoption, Valerie M. Little will guide you through the process as your family lawyer. Our office is located in New Westminster, and we also serve customers from Burnaby, Coquitlam, Langley, and Maple Ridge.
When it comes to family law, you need a lawyer who can educate you on the ins and outs of the legal system. Don't get lost in the legal jargon and stress; Valerie M. Little can simplify the legal process and give you the help you need.
Your family is the most important thing in your life, and you want legal issues to cause as little turmoil as possible. When you need effective representation from a family lawyer in Langley and surrounding areas, Valerie M. Little Law Corporation is the practice to call. We have over 25years of experience helping with the following family legal services:
Agreements: If you and your partner are struggling with your relationship or conversely considering moving in together, you could benefit from a separation agreement or a cohabitation agreement.
Emergency Orders: Certain family issues need to be addressed immediately to ensure the safety of all parties involved. Emergency orders include cases such as child abuse and domestic violence.
Legal Separation: If you and your spouse decide to legally separate, you have many decisions to make about your living situation, children, and divorce. A caring family lawyer in New Westminster and area can be invaluable for helping make these decisions.
Divorce: Because divorce is often more complex than anticipated, it’s a good idea to hire an effective family lawyer in Coquitlam and area. Valerie M. Little Law Corporation will listen attentively to your situation and help you determine the best course of action for your divorce proceedings.
Collaborative Divorce: At Valerie M. Little Law Corporation, we also practice collaborative divorce. This is a unique option that allows for equality and for most issues to be resolved out of court with the help of divorce coaches, valuators and child psychologists if desired.
Child Custody: When separating from your spouse, one major concern is what will happen to your children. Child custody is a complex issue, but with the help of our family lawyers in Burnaby, you’ll come to an understanding of the laws and rights affecting you and your child.
Adoption: Adopting a child is exciting and emotional, with many legal facets. Depending on your personal situation, adopting a child will be a varied process. To determine how to go about adopting a child, be sure to contact an understanding family lawyer.
Guardianship: As the parent of your child, you are a legal guardian that can make decisions for your child. Through a court order or binding agreement, you can define which guardians can exercise which parental responsibilities.
At Valerie M. Little Law Corporation, we try to amicably resolve legal problems outside the court through mediation and negotiation, but we are ready to go to court for you if necessary. We know that every case is different. We focus on providing the right legal services for your individual situation.
Get help for any family law issue from a lawyer in New Westminster by browsing our site, calling us at 604-526-3333, or by filling out our online contact form below on this page.