At Lancaster Brooks & Welch LLP, we value your business and are committed to keeping you informed about matters affecting your dealings with us. As you may know, Canada Post may experience a labour disruption as of September 26, 2018. We are writing to you today to let you know how you can continue to ensure […] Read More

How You Handle Your Divorce Can Impact Your Child Forever

By: Jean S. Beaton Parental conflict is toxic for children. Studies have demonstrated that when exposed to conflict our brains release stress hormones that over time can actually change brain functioning. This exposure to conflict can manifest as anti-social behaviour, problems at school, problems interacting with others, impaired problem solving and delinquency. No parent wants […] Read More

Dealing with Separation in a Better Way

The Benefits of Collaborative Law By Jean S. Beaton   When people come to see me for an initial consultation after a separation, they often list similar priorities. That is, people want to resolve matters quickly and cost-effectively while remaining amicable, to the extent that this is possible.   I make a point to discuss […] Read More

Alexandra Del Vecchio Joins LBW as an Associate

While this week marks her first as an Associate, Alexandra first joined Lancaster Brooks & Welch LLP in 2012, spending several summers working at the firm throughout both her undergraduate and law school studies. Alexandra continued with Lancaster Brooks & Welch in 2017 when she returned to complete her articles with the Firm. She was […] Read More

Why use Mediation or Arbitration to Solve Your Dispute?

By:  Malte von Anrep, QC   No dispute resolution procedure is perfect.  The aim is to find the one that works the best.   Based on my fifty plus years of experience in using the courtroom litigation process I have conclude that issuing a claim in court and proceed to trial is the least efficient method […] Read More

Lancaster Brooks & Welch LLP is a Rainbow Sponsor

Lancaster Brooks & Welch LLP is a proud supporter of Pride Niagara for over five years. Rob Welch, senior partner at Lancaster Brooks & Welch LLP presents the Rainbow Sponsorship cheque to Miss Pride Niagara 17/18 Cara Scene, and Pride Secretary Douglas Borg. Pride Niagara is a celebration of Niagara’s sexual and gender diverse community and its […] Read More

Reflecting on success at International Women’s Day luncheon – Leanne Standryk speaks to full house at annual networking lunch

NEWS 12:48 PM by Melinda Cheevers  Fort Erie Post     The Greater Fort Erie Chamber of Commerce hosted its 13th annual International Women’s Day Luncheon at Cherry Hill Club on March 2. Ruth Unrau (right) interviewed guest speaker Leanne Standryk. – Melinda Cheevers/Metroland Women of all backgrounds came together on Friday for the Greater Fort Erie Chamber of […] Read More

Rob Welch takes on an ERG for Y Kids!

Rob Welch, Senior Partner at Lancaster Brooks & Welch LLP tackles the ERG for YMCA’s “Move for Kids” event on Saturday February 24th.  Within 45 mins Rob was able to complete an impressive 7.5 km on the beast, and still have enough wind left to talk about it! He thanks everyone who sponsored him for […] Read More

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