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For many people in Ontario who are living with a disability, their lives are constant struggles to do things that others do without even giving it a thought. Any parent with a long term disability has the additional burden of providing for a child. Fortunately, the Canada Pension Plan provides benefits to dependent children of CPP contributors who are disabled or deceased.

CPP pays the benefits to children under the age of 18 and coverage could continue until age 25. Those who are between ages 18 and 25 must attach to the initial application a declaration form to confirm enrolment for full-time studies at a CPP-recognized facility. These forms must also be submitted to CPP at the beginning of each school year or semester when applicable, upon return to the school after a period of absence, or in cases in which school attendance started sometime during the year instead of at the beginning of the traditional school year.  

For a child to be eligible for benefits, he or she must be the contributor's natural child, or in the custody of or adopted by the parent legally or "in fact" before turning 21. The parent or guardian must be a recipient of CPP disability benefits, or if deceased, the recipient must have met the required level of contributions to qualify for CPP death benefits. Benefit payments will cease once the child turns 25.

While the availability of CPP children's benefits could provide a disabled parent with some level of comfort, benefits are often stopped or denied, leaving the CPP contributor in a dire situation. This is where the skills of an Ontario lawyer who is experienced in fighting for the rights of anyone with a long term disability come in. The lawyer can advocate for the client throughout the application process, and can also navigate an appeal when benefits are denied initially.

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Life Changing Results & Settlements*

$2
Million

Head Injury

Truck Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial /Tribunal hearing

$1.06
Million

Pedestrian Head Injury

Truck Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1
Million

Elbow fracture

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1
Million

Psychological and Shoulder Injury

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1.3
Million

Psychological and Chronic Pain

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1.025
Million

Psychological and Knee Injury

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1.5
Million

Psychiatric and TBI

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1.43
Million

Femur Fracture

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

$500K

Long Term Disability

Age 55 Denied LTD

Settled without the need of a Trial

$1.8
Million

Fatality Accident

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

250K

Psychological / Depression

LTD

Settled without the need of a Trial

725K

Soft tissues & psychological injury

Car Accident

Settled without the need of a Trial

Events & Causes

Events & Causes Social responsibility has always been very close to our hearts and we strongly believe in giving back to our community.

Muhammad M. Alam

Giving Back to the Community. It gives us immense pleasure to donate $60,000 for Trillium Health foundation to help build one of the largest hospital in Canada. We thank the Mayor of Mississauga Bonnie Crombie, Trillium Health Partners representative Ms. Kathleen, MPP Khaleed Rasheed, member of parliament, Salma Zahid and all the other people for taking out time from their busy schedule to attend the event at Alam Law Chambers.

Muhammad M. Alam

Mr. Alam was honoured and proud to receive the Queens Platinum Jubilee Award Emblem. The commemorative pin was awarded to Alam Law’s founder in recognition of his outstanding service to the community. A special thanks to the Member of Parliament, Ms. Salma Zahid, for awarding it.

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A glimpse from an outstanding event with our beloved Member of parliament, Iqra Khalid , and our Prime Minister Trudeau.

Muhammad M. Alam

It gives us immense pleasure to have donated $10,000 to the Help Me Project. Help Me! Projects is a non-profit undertaking, it provides sonography medical services, promoting health care services, to relieve poverty in developing countries and to provide education, counselling and other support services for immigrants and refugees on Canadian culture and life.

Muhammad M. Alam

Happy 101st  Birthday to our former Mayor and a legend  of City of Mississauga,  Hazel McCallion Wishing you all the best, happiness, health and wonderful years ahead! A small token of love from Alam Law at her 101 birthday

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Giving Back to the Community. It was an honour and privilege to attend a very noble cause of supporting the senior care facility that will be run by Secredhand Canada. Secredhand Canada had a fundraising event. As part of our social responsibility towards the community and more specifically for the seniors, Alam Law Firm donated $10,000.00 for this noble cause.

Muhammad M. Alam

Alam Law Firm social commitment to give back to the community continued during the COVID-19 pandemic. $15,000.00 was pledged to Trillium Health Partners and given to the CEO of Trillium Health and her team.

Muhammad M. Alam

Alam Law Firm Participated and Sponsored in Namal Knowledge City where Mr. Alam Donated $8,000 and bought a Cricket Bat signed by Mr. Imran Khan. Event was attended by more then 500 people

Muhammad M. Alam

Famous Cartoonist Mr. Javed Iqbal came all the way from Pakistan. Alam Law Firm sponsored his event and Mr. Javed Iqbal visited the office and also drew Mr. Alam’s Portrait in less then 2 minutes and 30 seconds

Meet Our Attorneys

Muhammad M. Alam

Muhammad M. Alam

Founder & Managing Barrister

Muhammad M. Alam is a Barrister-at-Law of Osgoode Hall in Toronto and he is the Founder and Managing Barrister of Alam Law Firm. Muhammad is passionate of ADR in litigations. He holds designation of a “Qualified Mediator” as well as a “Qualified Arbitrator” and a member of ADR Institute of Canada and ADR Institute of Ontario.

M. Aftab Alam

M. Aftab Alam

Managing Barrister

M. Aftab Alam holds a Bachelors of Engineering in Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Ryerson University, a Bachelors in law , LL.B, and a Masters in law, LL.M from Osgoode Hall Law School.

Laurencia Fasoyiro

Laurencia Fasoyiro

Senior Lawyer

Laurencia Fasoyiro is a Barrister and Solicitor with Alam Law Firm, PC. She has over 15 years of combined experience practicing law in Texas U.S.A and Ontario, Canada. She is a member of the law society of Upper Canada and a member of the State Bar of Texas.

Laurencia Fasoyiro

Naina Tandon

Associate

Naina Tandon obtained her Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) and Law Degree from the University of Delhi in 1985 and 1988, respectively. Upon being called to the bar in 1988, she practiced law in New Delhi, India, with a reputable law firm, C..R. Dua & Associates, for several years before relocating to Canada.

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