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Brief Consultation for Family Law Matters

If you are a family lawyer, or self-represented litigant feeling stuck with a challenging situation, you are welcome to call to chat for a brief informal consultation. These conversations typically take 5 to 30 minutes.

Just to remind, I am not offering litigation support. This is a closed and informal process directed to helping problem solve matters towards the goal of settlement and the well being of children.

Fee: $400.00 per hour, billing for actual time used..

Call or email to discuss your consultation needs:

905 628-4847



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Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW
(905) 628-4847  


Gary Direnfeld is a social worker. Courts in Ontario, Canada, consider him an expert in social work, marital and family therapy, child development, parent-child relations and custody and access matters. Gary is the host of the TV reality show, Newlywed, Nearly Dead, parenting columnist for the Hamilton Spectator and author of Marriage Rescue: Overcoming the ten deadly sins in failing relationships. Gary maintains a private practice in Dundas Ontario, providing a range of services for people in distress. He speaks at conferences and workshops throughout North America.


Call Gary for your next conference and for expert opinion on family matters. Services include counselling, mediation, assessment, assessment critiques and workshops.



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27 Sina Street, Georgina (Keswick) Ontario L4P 3E9 Tel: (905) 628-4847 Email: gary@yoursocialworker.com