We’re a team of family lawyers serving the Greater Hamilton Area

Van Looyen and Fallon offers family law services in Hamilton and Brantford. We take a comprehensive, organized, and personal approach to your family matter so that you can feel well informed and confident while working towards a resolution of your matter. We know that being involved in a family law matter is complicated. It’s important to have a lawyer with a strong understanding of family law and new developments that arise.


We begin by obtaining a detailed background and work alongside you at each step of your matter.


At Van Looyen and Fallon we ensure that we are well-prepared for court appearances, meetings and in our document preparation.


We take a personal approach and get to know our clients. This helps us to give tailored advice to best meet the needs of you and your family.


We approach matters in a calm and confident manner. This allows us to focus on the issues and work towards a resolution.

Client Testimonials

  • Pat was very considerate and gave me some great free advice. I felt much more of personal connection speaking directly to Pat unlike the experience you get from a big... read more

    James Barclay
  • Great attention to detail and caring about what my needs and goals were. Highly recommend!

    Daryl R
  • I have worked with Emily Van Looyen for several years on a couple of matters. She has been very attentive and addressed my concerns with urgency and care at all... read more

    Joe Kruis
  • I had the good fortune to meet Ms. Van Looyen. She is friendly, understanding, professional, and a very responsive lawyer. She will always advise and recommend every next step. She... read more

    Victoria Somicheva
  • I had the best experience with Ms Van Looyen & Mr Fallon representing me. I felt comfortable in sharing the details of my situations & confident that they would... read more

    Melissa Lafleur
  • I used both Pat & Emily for a very complicated and lengthy case. I was pretty stubborn at time but Emily was able to point me in the right direction... read more

    Amandaa O'Neill
  • Emily has represented me more then once in family court matters and I would never trust anyone else as I do her. Emily is knowledgeable, professional, timely and informative. She... read more

    Katrina Hall
  • I had a chance to work with both Mr. Fallon and Ms. Van Looyen, and they are incredibly professional and knowledgeable. They are fast to reply and make you... read more

    Aniko Eczet

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Meet Your Legal Team

Emily Van Looyen

Emily Van Looyen

Emily has practiced family law for the past seven years and routinely attends the Ontario Court of Justice, Superior Court of Justice and Unified Family Courts. Emily handles all manners of family law issues.

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Patrick Fallon

Patrick Fallon

Patrick is well experienced in family litigation, having practiced family law for over seven years. Patrick regularly attends the Ontario Court of Justice, Superior Court of Justice and Unified Family Courts. Patrick handles all manners of family law issues.

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