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Look at causes to control family law costs | Sarah Boulby

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 @ 8:00 AM | By Sarah Boulby

The dire state of access to justice in the family law context has attracted a great deal of attention recently and with that, calls for reform. Our courts are flooded with self-represented litigants. Some have certainly chosen to appear without counsel but many of them are simply unable to afford a lawyer.

This is not a new problem but it is one that has become much worse over the past 25 years. While there is discussion of how to solve the problem there has been little...