Lesley Kendall is a Partner in our firm’s Family Law group.

She studied Psychology at the University of Western Ontario, earning her B.A. and her M.A. before attending Queen’s University for her law degree. Lesley joined Cunningham Swan in 2000 and is designated, by the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSO), as a Certified Specialist in Family Law.

While she most often supports matters of Fertility Law, Domestic Contracts, and Arbitration, Lesley can provide service in the following areas:

    • Fertility law/surrogacy
    • Alternative Dispute Resolution, Mediation and Arbitration
    • Domestic Contracts
    • Marriage Contracts and Cohabitation Agreements
    • Separation Agreements
    • Division of family property including cases involving a family business or other professional interests
    • Divorce
    • Collaborative family law
    • Custody and access
    • Child and spousal support

On the weekends, Lesley can be found spending time outside kayaking or hiking.

Supporting Staff

Christopher Murphy-Stevens

Christopher Murphy- Stevens

ext. 8043
Law Clerk...
Kathryn Broad

Kathryn Broad

ext. 8047
Law Clerk...
Lesley Kendall




Practice Areas


  • B.A.H.
    University of Western Ontario
    Class of 1992
  • M.A.
    University of Western Ontario
    Class of 1995
  • LL.B.
    Queen's University
    Class of 1998


  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Frontenac Law Association (Family Law Section)
  • Past, Kingston Community Liaison Committee with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice Family Court Branch
  • Past, Kingston Collaborative Family Lawyers Association

Community Involvement

To contact our legal team, please call

Recent Articles