My Children

What about our kids?

My Money

How is it divided?


When will the pain stop?

The Process

What happens next?

Resolving Family Conflict with Heart.

Separation and divorce. These two words can make you feel like your life has turned upside down. You may feel confused, angry, disappointed and scared about your future and the future of your family. You may find yourself asking: What about the kids? How do we split our property? Will I have enough money? How does it all work?

We can help answer these questions. We have offered advice to hundreds of people just like you on important issues such as custody, access, child and spousal support, alimony, property division and equalization. We help our clients obtain realistic and long-lasting solutions to their difficult and emotional situations.

Galbraith Family Law has offices in Barrie, Orillia & Newmarket.


Galbraith Family Law

At Galbraith Family Law, we have an excellent team of staff and lawyers to serve our clients’ interests.


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Family Law Blog

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Galbraith Family Law was very compassionate, friendly and efficient in processing my divorce. They let me know up front what might happen and kept me informed at every step. Great people to work with.

- Cynthia Benoit, Barrie

I want to thank you so much for everything that you did for me regarding my separation. As you know, it’s a very difficult and emotional time and you were so helpful, professional and kind during the process. I was so impressed by your professionalism, attention to detail and fairness.

- Craig Basnett, Barrie

Contact Us

Barrie Office:
124 Dunlop Street West
Barrie, ON L4N 1B1
Phone: (705) 727-4242
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Orillia Office:
74 Mississaga Street East
Orillia, ON L3V 1V5
Phone: (705) 418-0901
Newmarket Office:
1195 Stellar Drive, Unit 4
Newmarket, ON L3Y 7B8
Phone: (289) 319-0634

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