Lauren is a partner at McCarthy Hansen & Company. She summered and articled with the firm before returning as a lawyer after her call to the Bar in 2015. Lauren practices exclusively in the area of family law and provides strategic advice to clients on all family law related issues including domestic contracts, high conflict parenting disputes, child and spousal support, and complex property and trust claims. Lauren has represented clients at all levels of court in Ontario, and in private arbitration. She is also skilled and experienced at representing clients in negotiations and mediations, in order to resolve their family law matters outside of court.
Lauren empowers her clients to navigate the family law system with confidence. She provides tailored legal advice to meet each client’s unique circumstances and goals.
Lauren co-chairs the Retention, Recruitment and Advancement Committee at McCarthy Hansen & Company. She is passionate about mentoring and advancing the careers of students and young lawyers.
Lauren holds a BA from Simon Fraser University, and a JD from Queen’s University. 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.