Tips, Trips, and Traps: The Intersection of Family Law and Criminal Law


This paper offers some criminal law considerations that family law lawyers should take into account when advising clients. Topics include emergency protection orders, using criminal charges as leverage, illegally obtained evidence, harassment, and libel.

This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 52nd Annual Refresher: Family Law program in Lake Louise on May 5–7, 2019.

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