FOURCAND offers you:

A global, human and empathetic approach.
Creative, equitable and intelligent solutions.
Sincere, strategic and experienced professionals.

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A human experience

The mission of our boutique firm located in Montreal is to provide high-quality legal services in the areas of family law and estate law, in order to accompany, defend and advise our clients at every step. Our multidisciplinary expertise, combined with a skilled, efficient and human approach, allows us to develop creative solutions that take into account our clients’ family and financial realities.

  • Cohabitation

    HERE, we help you understand and plan for your present and future commitments. In particular, we can help you with:

    • Drafting a cohabitation agreement
    • Preparing a will
    • Financial planning
      • Acquisition of property
      • Payment of expenses
  • Marriage

    HERE, we can advise you with respect to present and future financial implications of getting married. In particular, we can help you understand:

    • Family patrimony
    • Matrimonial regimes
    • Alimentary Obligations

    We can also assist you with:

    • Drafting a marriage contract
    • Financial planning
    • Acquisition of property
      • Payment of expenses
      • Decisions related to the management of bank accounts and investments
  • Important Relationship/Marriage Difficulties

    HERE , we can provide advice on what to do in the event of a possible separation, including:

    • Understanding rights and obligations in case of separation
    • Preventing an irreparable situation
  • Separation and/or Divorce

    HERE, we move quickly to provide counsel when it comes to each step of separating. We explore with you the possibility of alternative methods of dispute resolution, including:

    • Mediation
    • Settlement conferences

    We will also provide you with legal advice and represent you in court if there is litigation in your case, with a view to vigorously defend your rights in relation to issues such as :

    • Division of assets
    • Spousal support
    • Compensatory allowance or unjust enrichment
    • Parenting time
    • Child support
    • Special expenses
    • Homologating a consent to judgment
    • Obtaining a judgment in divorce
  • Decision-Making Responsibilities for Children

    HERE, we advise you in exercising decision-making responsibility for children, including:

    • Choice of school
    • Medical care
    • Permission to travel
    • Religion
  • Changes in Circumstances

    HERE, we support you through significant post-separation or divorce changes, including:

    • Change in employment status or income
    • Changes in a child’s situation
    • Relocation
    • Other changes that may be required to the terms of your separation or divorce judgment
  • Incapacity of a Loved One

    HERE, we can assist you with the proceedings related to the incapacity of a loved one, including:

    • Search for mandate in case of incapacity
    • Medical and psychosocial evaluations
    • Understanding the process to homologate a protection mandate
    • Implementing a protection regime
    • Issues related to the execution of the protection mandate
  • Death of a Loved One

    HERE,we support you through all the legal steps, including:

    • Will search
    • Understanding the will
    • Grounds to challenge the validity of a will
    • Issues related to the liquidation of an estate
    • Partition of family patrimony and matrimonial regime
    • Alimentary support claims
    • Process to verify a will, if required