Toronto Family Lawyer Deborah Perkins-Leitman

Deborah Perkins-Leitman


Deborah joined McCarthy Hansen & Company LLP as an associate in 2016. She previously summered and articled with the firm.

Deborah practises exclusively in the areas of family and child protection law. She assists clients with a wide range of family law issues, including domestic contracts, parenting, property, and support. She has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario. She also represents clients in negotiations and alternative dispute resolution settings. She serves as an Adjunct Mooting Advisor for the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, assisting with the Walsh Family Law Moot.

Deborah holds a J.D. from the Western University Faculty of Law. Before law school, she received B.A. and M.A. degrees in Russian language and literature from the University of Toronto. She is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, The Advocates’ Society, The Canadian Bar Association, and the Family Law Section of the Ontario Bar Association. She is able to assist clients in Russian.