Areas of Practice
As a licensed paralegal, Deb offers services in variety of areas of practice in Bracebridge and the surrounding areas. No matter your needs, she is committed to ensure you get the proper information and guidance you deserve.
Deb specializes in all aspects of the Small Claims Court from commencing or defending an action, attendance at the Settlement Conference, full representation at Trial and enforcement to collect your judgment. Deb has a high success rate for resolving matters prior to trial. Her good rapport and respect from the local Judges is seen in every trial she conducts. Deb takes the time to prepare her clients so they are comfortable and ready for court. This in turn has helped her to have a very high success rate at trial.
Deb is in Traffic Court on a regular weekly basis. She can assist you with your speeding tickets, no insurance, stunt driving, driving under suspension and any other driving offence you may have. Deb will personally review all evidence against you and provide you with the information for you to make an informed decision on how to best resolve your matter. You will be advised prior to any court attendance what the outcome will be should you decide to resolve your matter. If you decide to proceed to trial Deb will prepare you so you are comfortable with the entire process.
Deb attends on a regular basis in the Bracebridge and Huntsville Criminal and POA Courts as agent for Counsel. Deb can assist with adjournments, set dates, bail variations, status hearings and any other consent matter before the Court.
Deb's practice is restricted to landlord representation only. Deb can assist with completing the initial forms to filing the application with the Tenant Review Board and finally to full representation before the Board. The paperwork required is very meticulous and must be perfect or there is a risk that your matter will be terminated at the hearing. Deb can assist in ensuring that your matter is complete and concise making your requested remedy before the Board much more likely to occur.
Deb is in the process of completing a family mediation internship and will be fully accredited with the Ontario Association of Family Mediators by mid-2018. Deb's mediation practice will focus solely on family mediation and specializing in parenting. Sometimes all a family needs is the ability to sit down with each other in a non-judgmental atmosphere and talk matters through. Deb will allow you to discuss and make decisions in the best interest of yourselves and your children in an unbiased, non-judgmental atmosphere.
Providing you with affordable legal representation is Deb's first and foremost main concern. Deb's fees are based on both an hourly rate or a block fee depending which area of law you need assistance with. Deb will always try to work within your budget and to assist offers a free 30 minute consultation and payment plans.