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Proskiw Law is a full service law firm specializing in divorce and family law that serves Edmonton and surrounding areas.
People going through a separation and divorce face emotional and financial consequences and they deserve passionate advocacy. We have the experience, knowledge, and skill-set required to protect the emotional and financial well-being of our clients, during negotiations or in court.
At Proskiw Law, we are committed to finding an effective and efficient solution tailored to your individual needs.
Our goal is for you to leave our office feeling satisfied because you were provided with clear advice relating to cost, legal procedure, and possible outcomes of your case.
FAMILY LAW SERVICES
SEPARATION AND DIVORCE
Separation and divorce often involves several factors and issues and those factors and issues can vary wildly. We have experience in finding effective and efficient solutions in all manners of divorce and separation situations, including adult interdependent relationships. While we will give our best efforts to find an out of court settlement, we will diligently stand up for your rights in Court if the need arises.
PARENTING TIME, DECISION-MAKING, AND CONTACT
We provide practical legal advice aimed at protecting the best interests of your children. At Proskiw Law, you will receive expert, passionate legal support that zeroes in on effectively resolving issues of parenting time, decision-making, and contact following your separation. We provide you with options for resolving your dispute and have experience providing advice in a vast array of parenting scenarios.
The Federal Child Support Guidelines dictate the quantum of child support. However, calculating guideline income can be complex and contentious, especially when corporations are involved. We can help with any issue involving child support, including, but not limited to, varying a child support order, calculating guideline income, and dealing with retroactive child support.
Entitlement to spousal support is often a contentious and confusing issue for a separating couple. We are here to help you understand your rights, provide you with options, and help you come to an equitable agreement with your former partner or advocate passionately for your rights in Court.
Understanding the true financial positions of both sides in a family law dispute where property and assets are in issue is essential in reaching an equitable agreement. We work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the portion of property and assets to which you are entitled.
PRENUPTIAL AND COHABITATION AGREEMENTS
Consider a prenuptial or cohabitation agreement if you desire the peace of mind that comes from knowing that you have an agreement in place regarding your legal interests. Obtaining a prenuptial or cohabitation agreement may be in your best interest if you are considering marriage or if you are involved in an adult interdependent relationship. We have the experience required to advise as to whether the agreement is well-suited towards your situation and we have the experience required to ensure that your interests are protected.
VARYING OR CHANGING YOUR COURT ORDER OR DIVORCE JUDGMENT
Your life is susceptible to change and this may necessitate a change in your Court Order or Divorce Judgment. We can help you in all aspects of varying or changing your Court Order or Divorce Judgment.
Proskiw Law provides counsel in all areas of family law, including, but not limited to, adoptions, grandparent rights, and paternity issues. Do you have a non-family law legal issue? We may be able to help. Please give us a call at 780-665-4944 to book your free 30 minute consult.
Michael previously practiced with a top family law firm in Edmonton where he developed a passion for a career exclusively dedicated to family law.
In family law cases, clients have their emotional and financial well-being at stake. As such, they deserve a skilled and persistent lawyer to protect their interests and guide them through the process of separation and divorce.
Michael earned his law degree from the University of Alberta after receiving the F.R. (Dick) Matthews Excellence Scholarship in Law for the highest GPA among accounting students entering law school.
Michael’s pre-law background is in business, and he obtained Bachelor of Commerce from the Grant MacEwan School of Business with a Major in accounting. Michael’s business and accounting background aids him in understanding the true financial positions of both sides in a family law dispute where property, assets, and support are in issue.
His accounting background also means that he’s able to understand and explain complex corporate, tax and financial arrangements so that his clients have a full picture of what their options are and can make informed decisions when considering settlement proposals.
HONOURS & AWARDS
F.R. (Dick) Matthews Excellence Scholarship in Law – Highest GPA among accounting students entering law school
Grant MacEwan University Dean’s Medal of Academic Excellence as Valedictorian
Louise McKinney Scholarship – Academic Excellence: minimum class rank of #2 and rank in the top 1.5-2% of the class.
Dean’s List (x6)
Jason Lang Scholarship (x3)
CONTACT PROSKIW LAW
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