Brett Degoldi

Brett consults only with separating couples.

Brett has practiced family law in Australia and Canada for over 10 years.  His practice has dealt with all aspects of family law, including complex parenting and financial matters.

Brett trained in law in both Canada and Australia. Brett is a graduate of UBC (Vancouver) with a world-first Master in Laws specializing in collaborative law.  Brett is a graduate of Monash University (Melbourne) with a PhD in psychology, and is a trained mediator.

Brett is the president of Family Law Pathways (Canada).  Family Law Pathways ( is an innovative Centre in Ontario providing legal information and early neutral consultations to separating couples.

Neutral couple consultation involves providing legal information and ranges of options and contacts needed to move through separation/divorce and stay out of court.  The early neutral consultation empowers families to take control of their separation process from the beginning and save family resources (both emotional and financial).   Early Neutral Consultation is a single session, approximately 1.5 hours.

Dr Degoldi is Treasurer of Collaborative Practice Simcoe County, a member of the Joint Action Committee for family law reform, a panel presenter for the Mandatory Information Program and a Dispute Resolution Officer for the Superior Court of Justice Family Court Branch.