Family Law Red Deer

Proud to offer Family Law in Red Deer and Central Alberta

The beginning and end of a family relationship bring emotional and financial challenges.  Where children are involved our focus is on the best interests of your children.  We are compassionate and considered in our approach. We listen and we will work with you to provide a clear strategy to achieve the best outcome for you and your family.
Our family lawyers deal with the full range of family law matters from the creating of relationships with cohabitation agreements, prenuptial agreements and adoptions, through to the ending of relationships with separation agreements, divorce and matrimonial property issues and custody and access arrangements.


We can assist you with:

  • Drafting, Reviewing, and Advising on various Domestic Agreements
  • Commencing or Defending Divorce Actions
  • Corollary Relief including: support, custody & access
  • Guardianship
  • Adoption
  • Parental Rights
  • Equitable Division of Matrimonial Property
  • Resolution using Collaborative Law
  • Negotiation, Mediation and Dispute Resolution
Key Contacts for Family Law

Suzanne Alexander-Smith, Q.C.


Shawn E. Frank



Decades in Red Deer


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From Our Clients

Our lawyers are recognized litigators and trusted advisors to our clients.

Really helped me with guardianship! And reduced my amount payable!!

Erika Jackson


Very fast and Professional.

Daniel Nathoo


The lawyers at Chapman Riebeek provided me top-notch legal advice.

Jesse Tutt

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