St. Catharines family lawyer and mediator Sharon Silbert focuses her practice on handling her clients’ issues with minimal court involvement.
Ms. Silbert obtained her Juris Doctor law degree from the University of Toronto Faculty of Law after completing undergraduate studies at the University of British Columbia and McMaster University.
A qualified collaborative family lawyer, Ms. Silbert is accredited as a family mediator by the Ontario Association for Family Mediation and is a member of the roster of family mediators for the Centre for Family Mediation providing court-connected mediation services at the St. Catharines family court.
A presenter in the Ministry of the Attorney General’s Mandatory Information Program for family law proceedings, Ms. Silbert has been a contributing editor for various titles of the legal encyclopedia Halsbury’s Laws of Canada.
She is a member of the International Association of Collaborative Professionals, the Association for Conflict Resolution, the Ontario Association for Family Mediation, the ADR Institute of Ontario, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, the Lincoln County Law Association and the Hamilton Law Association.