The 2017 IDFA Canadian Series Conference is the definitive gathering of CDFA professionals and others who work in the divorce niche. Thought leaders and industry experts will come together for 2.5 days to discuss advanced divorce topics, network with professional peers from across the country, and learn how to build on their practice and provide better service to their clients.

Key Conference Topics

The 2017 conference agenda is full of practical, engaging topics that will give CDFA professionals deeper insight into the divorce niche. With a broad mix of technical discussions and case studies of our speakers’ experience in the field, the conference will offer an all-encompassing look at CDFA work. Conference topics include:

  • Thriving in the ever changing financial services landscape
  • Divorce and financial planning for the grey divorcee
  • Managing mortgage financing and real estate assets during the separation process
  • Determining income from a family law perspective
  • Financial planning for the newly single woman

To see all of the 2017 conference topics, check out the full agenda.


keynote speaker

Nathalie Boutet

Popular speaker and Neuro Family Law© pioneer Nathalie Boutet will discuss how to be a trusted leader and valuable advisor to divorcing clients!

Nathalie Boutet is an experienced Family Law lawyer, mediator, and certified Family Enterprise Advisor™ skilled at providing unique strategies and out-of-court results to the complex human, legal, and financial matters related to separation or divorce within businesses and family enterprises.

Formerly a partner at one of Canada’s leading family law firms before starting her own practice in 2012, Nathalie continues to offer her services in complex legal and financial matters. She is among a handful on the “go-to” list in Ontario for businesses and family-owned enterprises.

Committed to the practices of out-of-court negotiation and Collaborative Law, Nathalie is also an accredited Mediator with the Ontario Association for Family Mediation.

Nathalie is also a pioneer in the field of Neuro Family Law©, the integration of law with the science of the brain and the psychology of negotiation. She helps legal professionals better understand and work with their clients, and other professionals, with the aim of enabling a less painful experience for separating families.