Knowledgeable. Practical. Creative. Compassionate.
Carol Cochrane brings to her Family Law practice more than thirty years of experience in the negotiation of domestic contracts and the resolution of the challenging issues that arise when a relationship breaks down: custody, access, support and property equalization. Complimenting her representation of clients from all walks of life, Carol is often relied upon by counsel in the Eastern Ontario region to serve as mediator, settlement facilitator and arbitrator by reason of her expertise and proficiency in the field of Family Law.
Carol regularly demonstrates her dynamic presentation skills outside of the courtroom, serving as a lecturer and instructor with the Canadian Bar Association, Ontario Bar Association, County of Carleton Law Association, Carleton University, Algonquin College and the Ottawa Board of Education. Carol currently serves as Co-Chair of the Ottawa Association of Family Law Arbitrators and is the senior member of the Bench and Bar Committee. Carol has been on the stage in the Annual Lawyer Play with the Great Canadian Theatre Company eight times since 2007.
Carol Cochrane is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and belongs to the Canadian Bar Association, Ontario Bar Association, County of Carleton Law Association and the Ottawa Association of Family Law Arbitrators.