Our Team

Senior Counsel to the Firm


Debora Lyons joins Epstein and Associates in 2023 as a Senior Counsel to the Firm.  She brings over 30 years experience in family law. 

Ms. Lyons commenced Osgoode Hall Law School in 1984, where she graduated with her Bachelors of Law. Since then, she has lived and practiced law in Simcoe County.

Her practice has included criminal law and child protection law.  After ten years in practice, Debora joined the Children’s Aid Society (CAS) in 1995.  

For the past twelve years she has headed up an Indigenous CAS office near Sudbury, which she developed from the ground up.

Ms. Lyons has extensive courtroom experience and is excited to reenter private practice where she can utilize her skills to help individuals further their claims.  Her practice currently focuses on family law and she is accepting new clients, including high conflict matters.

Debora works out of the firm’s Barrie office but is available to assist clients with court actions in various courts, including but not limited to Newmarket Superior Court.

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Professional Associations:

Simcoe County Law Association, York Law Association

Locations Serviced:

Barrie, Newmarket

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