Posts by Michael Jones

Michael is an associate in our Langley office, practicing in the area of family law. He assists clients with issues related to child support, spousal support, property division, child custody, cohabitation agreements, separation agreements and divorce applications. Learn more about Michael Jones »

Pet Custody: Who Gets the Family Dog?

Most pet owners consider their pet to be a member of the family, not just another piece of property.

In British Columbia pets are considered to be personal/matrimonial property subject to equitable division according to property law principles and pursuant …

Legal Separation: What is it and how do you get one?

Some of the more common questions I receive in my family practice revolve around the issue of obtaining a “legal separation”.

The issues related to marriage, separation and divorce in the Province of British Columbia are governed by the federal …