Events notifications

FLBA Annual Dinner The FLBA Annual Dinner 2017 will be held in Middle Temple Hall on Friday 24 February 2017. Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, has accepted an invitation to be our guest speaker. Please click here to download the invitation. Family Law Ethics Seminar The FLBA will co-host(…)

National Conference

Details of the National Conference in Birmingham on 22 October are below. Please book at www.flba2016.com. Delegates should book accommodation direct with the hotel (Malmaison), quoting FLBA. conference-programme

Cumberland Lodge 2016

Cumberland Lodge weekend : Friday 6th – Sunday 8th May 2016 You are warmly invited to the Association’s 35th Annual Weekend Conference at Cumberland Lodge. A copy of the Programme is below and attached [NB The FINAL Programme is in the attached file], together with a Booking Form, map and the inevitable “small print” (please read!). You will see from(…)

Trusts and the Family Division: Current Issues

Download the lecture notes from the joint Chancery Bar Association and Family Law Bar Association seminar held in February 2016 : Miranda Allardice –  “Disclosure by Trustees in Financial Remedy Proceedings” Christopher Pocock QC – “Eye to the Telescope – The Variation of ante-nuptial and post-nuptial settlements on divorce (etc)” Harry Oliver – “Thomas V Thomas et al : Judicious encouragement, improper pressure or demanding money with menaces?” 

FLBA National Regional Conference – Cardiff 21 Nov 2015

The conference attracts 5 CPD points. Conference booking forms may be downloaded here (English, Cymraeg) along with hotel booking form here). The programme is below (or in Welsh here). Programme 8.30-9.00am Registration and refreshments 9.00-9.30am Committee meeting (AGM) 9.30-9.45am Welcome and Introduction – Mr Justice Moor- Family Division Presiding Judge   for the Wales & Chester Circuit(…)

Cumberland Lodge Handouts

If you missed the Cumberland Lodge weekend or didn’t manage to grab one of the handouts, members can download them here. Thank you to all our speakers. Dr Schultz : ack for dr schultz article list_cjeudrashultz2 dr a schultz (2014) 1 (first cornerstones of the eu rules on cross-border child cases) schulz_outlinecl2015 Charles Hale : chalehandout(…)

Autumn Lectures 2014

The lectures run on Thursdays from 6 November – 11 Dec at LSE (download map). Thurs 6 November  Alistair MacDonald QC – Advocacy in the Court of Appeal. Lecture venue New Theatre, reception Shaw Library Thurs 13 November Gerald Wilson & Martin Downs – Same Sex Relationships – now with added marriage. Lecture venue New Theatre, reception Atrium Thurs 20 November Sally Harrison(…)