News & Announcements


2020 Crowe Soberman Award of Excellence

Congratulations to Hilary Linton, the recipient of the 2020 Crowe Soberman Award of Excellence! The Crowe Soberman Award is FDRIO’s award of excellence for those in Ontario who had made a significant contribution and impact on family dispute resolution. Watch this entertaining video of Neil Maisel (Chair and partner at Crowe Soberman) and Lorne Wolfson (Past President) presenting the award to Hilary…from a distance!

Lawyer’s Daily article co-authored by Hilary Linton

Hilary Linton co-authored this article, entitled “Made-in-Ontario Access to Justice”, with colleagues Omar Ha-Redeye and Matilda Kissi on the Law Society of Ontario’s innovative approach to access to justice. Published by The Lawyer’s Daily on September 15, 2020, you can read the article here.

National Post Article – March 2020

Elizabeth Hyde recently spoke to journalist Josephine Wong of the National Post to discuss how separated couples deal with co-parenting in the wake of COVID-19. Read the full article here.

Lawyer’s Daily Article – February 2020

Elizabeth Hyde and Jared Norton’s article on the “The Efficacy of Parenting Co-ordinationā€ was recently published in the Lawyer’s Daily (February 28, 2020).

“…understanding the full scope and potential of parenting co-ordination, as well as engaging in a dialogue about its effectiveness, is central to responsible practice.”

Read the complete article here.

Fall 2019 / Winter 2020 Newsletter

Our Fall 2019 / Winter 2020 Newsletter has finally arrived! Read about our recent partnership with York University, upcoming family mediaiton training programs in 2020, and more! Click hereĀ  to view the complete newsletter.