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Karen Ballantyne graduated from Osgoode Hall in 2002 and has been practicing Family Law since 2003. Her goal is to meet the unique needs of each client in a cost-effective and expedient way.

Karen's focus is on complex property, support matters, and custody and access issues. She is collaboratively trained and has considerable courtroom experience appearing in all levels of the Ontario Court System. Karen will litigate if appropriate, but she encourages her clients to consider alternative dispute resolution processes such as collaborative law, mediation, and arbitration.

Karen is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Bar Association and the Association for Family & Conciliation Courts. She was a presenter for the Toronto Family Information Session, and has spoken at numerous Continuing Legal Education programs presented by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Currently, she is Family Law presenter for Grapple Law, which is an on-line continuing legal education resource for lawyers throughout Ontario.

karen@ballantynefamilylaw.ca
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Nadine Waldman advises clients on all aspects of family law, including divorce, custody and access, spousal and child support, property division, separation agreements, marriage contracts and co-habitation agreements.

Having appeared before all levels of the Ontario courts, including the Court of Appeal, Nadine has experience navigating the court system and securing successful outcomes for her clients. She has also successfully represented clients in complex arbitration proceedings. Nadine's unwavering commitment to her clients achieves results. Her practical approach and strategy on each file is sensitive to her client's individual needs and desired outcomes

Nadine holds a B.A. (Hons.) from Queen's University and a J.D. from the University of Western Ontario, where she served as the Pro Bono Students Canada Coordinator and ran the program for over 100 student volunteers. She founded the Family Law Project, which supports unrepresented litigants in the Family Court in London, Ontario. She is a Member-at-Large of the Ontario Bar Association, Family Law Division and a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada. She currently tutors in family law for prospective lawyers preparing for the Bar Ad Exams. She was called to the Bar in 2008 after having articled at a premier family law firm in Toronto.

Nadine is able to assist clients in French and English.

nadine@ballantynefamilylaw.ca
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Bonnie Frieday is Karen Ballantyne's law clerk and has worked with Karen since 2011. She brings with her a variety of experience in the Family Law field and has previously worked as a court reporter, legal researcher, legal writer, and legal assistant.

Bonnie obtained her B.Sc. from McGill University as well as a B.Soc.Sc. and a M.A. from the University of Ottawa.

If you are interested in booking a consultation with Karen Ballantyne, or would like more information about Ballantyne Family Law, please contact Bonnie at:

bonnie@ballantynefamilylaw.ca
416.479.4119 x225