250 595-2220

What We Do

Family law, from traditional representation in negotiations and Court, to recent innovations such as collaborative law, mediation, arbitration, child interviews and parenting coordination.

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How to Find Us

Brown Henderson Melbye.
#217 – 2187 Oak Bay Ave.
Victoria, B.C. V8R 1G1 map

Tel: 250 595-2220
Fax: 250 595-4440

We are wheelchair accessible.

Starting and Ending Marriage and Marriage-Like Relationships

Are you and your Partner Spouses? Some things you need to know about starting and ending a relationship whether you are married or “common law” … Whether you and your partner are planning to move in together, have children, make an investment together or anything else... read more

Reasons To Work With A Parenting Coordinator

Separation or divorce is never easy, especially if there are children involved. If you and your partner have come to an agreement about parental responsibilities and splitting your time, implementation can sometimes be difficult and conflict can arise. Simple daily... read more

How To Keep Your Legal Fees Down

We know most clients want to keep their legal costs as low as possible so here are some ideas of what you can do to help yourself. Information Collection Complete your Client Intake Questionnaire. This questionnaire contains basic information your lawyer requires to... read more

Welcoming Ceremony for Judge Barrett

On November 21, 2016, one of our lawyers, Samantha de Wit, spoke at the Welcoming Ceremony for Judge Jennifer Barrett at the Courthouse in Victoria, BC on behalf of the Victoria Bar Association. Judge Barrett, previously a family and child protection lawyer in... read more

Alternative Paths to Resolution

From October 21st to 23rd, 2016 the BHM team enjoyed the opportunity to connect with female trial lawyers from around the province at the Trial Lawyer’s Association of BC’s annual Women Lawyers Retreat. In addition to networking opportunities (and some... read more