Skovberg Hinz have decades of experience in Family Law, including child support, parenting, matrimonial property, divorce, spousal support and other matters. When we speak of a “team approach,” we mean to say that each of our clients obtains the benefit of the entire firm’s knowledge and experience, because we consult with each other frequently to make sure that whichever of our lawyers you hire, we consider all possible angles to ensure you receive optimal service. A divorce or separation can be a stressful time. At Skovberg Hinz, we strive to make sure that you benefit from the best legal advice, tailored to your needs. We defend your and your children’s interests aggressively where it’s necessary to do so, and we’re able to negotiate with your partner and their lawyer constructively and efficiently as well.

At Skovberg Hinz we understand that situations involving family law are intensely personal and emotional. We also understand the tremendous relief that comes with knowing your rights and obligations, how to proceed to enforce those rights, meet obligations and protect your future. Realizing that you have a legal team that supports you and willing to uphold your values is immensely comforting during these stressful times. Knowing that they have the knowledge and experience to ensure your future is protected is invaluable. Whether you require an advocate who will compassionately stand up for your rights in custody, access, child and/or spousal support cases, or provide skilled attention to property settlement matters in divorce and family law cases, we are here to assist you through these challenging personal times.

Our practice includes all aspects of matrimonial anf family law including:

  • Access and Visitation Issues
  • Adoptions
  • Child and Spousal Support
  • Child Protection Proceeding
  • Cohabitation Contracts
  • Custody
  • Division of Property (Common Law and Married Couples)
  • Divorce (Contested & Uncontested)
  • Exclusive Possion - Matrimonial Home
  • Exclusive Possion - Contents of the Matrimonial Home
  • Freezing Assets
  • Grandparent Rights
  • Guardianship
  • Maintenance and Enforcement
  • Marriage Annulments
  • Marriage Contracts
  • Mediation, Arbitration and Collaborative Family Law
  • Paternity Related Matters
  • Pre-nuptial, Cohabitation & Marriage Agreements
  • Property Division and Equalization
  • Restraining Orders
  • Separation Agreements

As your leagl team during the often-stressful process of resolving a family issue, we understand the unique difficulties that may arise in the context of domestic relations, both legally and emotionally. We support our clients by effectively representing their interests and by making sure they know we are always there for them.


  • Lawyer - Doug Skovberg
  • Lawyer - Harold Hinz
  • Lawyer - Lorraine M Snyder
  • Lawyer - Allan J Sproule