Family Law Lawyer Serving Barrie, Ontario

barrie ontarioApproximately 110 km north of Toronto, along the shores of Lake Simcoe lies the City of Barrie. With an estimated population of approximately 135,711, Barrie ranks among the most populated cities in Ontario and Canada. Barrie’s waterfront location and historic downtown area offer residents and visitors picturesque views, as well as a wealth of recreational activities to enjoy. Like several other cities and towns in Ontario, Barrie is also well-known for its vibrant arts community.

Barrie holds a number of exiting city-wide festivals and concerts. Art and antique lovers regularly  stroll the art galleries, theaters, and boutiques  found throughout the city. Barrie’s tourism industry is a major driver of the local economy.

Barrie is easily accessible via the Barrie Transport system, the GO Train, and Highway 400 for those commuting to and from the Toronto area.  It is home for families and young professionals alike, serving as a suitable option for those desiring a mix of urban and suburban lifestyles.

Lorisa is happy to accommodate her clients by offering flexible arrangements including meeting her clients in Barrie.

Opened in 1994, Lorisa’s office is conveniently located in the financial district of Toronto. Her office is just a 1 0 minute walk north from Union Station for those using the GO train service. There is ample parking available in her building or at nearby City Hall for those making the drive from Barrie.

How Lorisa is Different from Other Family Law Lawyers:

Lorisa Stein believes that the wellness of the family after separation includes maintaining, and in some cases, strengthening important relationships between children, their parents, siblings and extended family members.  Lorisa’s clients deserve the utmost care and the best family law practices from the time they meet her to beyond the resolution of the legal matters. She listens as her clients tell their story, discusses with them what matters most,  and appreciates  what they wish for the future. The best durable solutions help clients transform from difficult painful experiences to developing new communication skills and finding strength in pursuing dreams.

Lorisa tackles the tough problems head on. Her clients can depend upon her and they trust her experience and strategic guidance.

Lorisa offers her clients her experience in Collaborative Practice, Traditional Negotiation and Mediation.

Areas of Practice:


Separation Agreements

Children’s Parenting Plans, Custody & Access

Child Support & Sharing of Expenses

Spousal Support

Property Division & Equalization for Married Couples

Cohabitation Agreements

Property Sharing for Partners

“Prenup” Agreements & Marriage Contracts

Independent Legal Advice

Directions to Lorisa’s Office from Barrie:

For more information, or to book an appointment with Lorisa Stein (confidentially), please call 416-596-8081 or e-mail