Chris is a family law lawyer, accredited family mediator, and certified collaborative practitioner, who has been practising family law since 2009. In court or out, Chris is comfortable finding family law solutions for you. Chris was granted his accreditation in family mediation in 2017. This accreditation lets Chris help those people who want to achieve their separation goals outside of court.
In addition, since 2016, Chris has been licensed by the High Conflict Institute in the New Ways for Families® program. For people who are in this program (either voluntarily or because the court has ordered it), Chris can guide you as your lawyer.
Before law, Chris had a career as a writer/editor who worked for a former Deputy Prime Minister and a former Governor General. In 2001, Chris received a commendation from the Privy Council Office for his management of communications during a national security crisis.
During law school, Chris contributed to the 2006 review of PIPEDA, entitled Compliance with Canadian Data Protection Laws. In 2009, Chris completed his articles as a Privy Council Officer in the Cabinet Confidentiality branch of the Privy Council of Canada.
Specification: Christopher Deeble
Year of Call
Lawyer In Good Standing
Certified As Specialist in Family Law
Power Imbalance Training
Prepared to provide free half-hour consultations on issue of what constitutes “urgency” during COVID-19 for court purposes?
The Virtual Family Law Project is composed of Senior Family Law Lawyers in Ottawa who bring their expertise in arbitration, mediation and court processes to permit families to continue to work towards resolution of their family law issues outside of the public court system, using remote technology.