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Information on the Office of the Children’s Lawyer (OCL)

By  Sherri D Moss | 

The Office of the Children's Lawyer represents children under the age of 18 in court cases involving custody and access and child protection, as well as in civil, and estates and trusts cases.

The Office of the Children's Lawyer employs both lawyers and clinicians (social workers), who work on a fee-for-service basis across the province. Clinicians prepare reports for the court and help lawyers who are representing children.

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Article Courtesy: https://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/ocl/.