The FLBA National Conference will be held in Birmingham on 22 October. Initial details are below. Please save the date!
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(…)
MIDDLE TEMPLE HALL ON 26 FEBRUARY 2016 Mr Chairman, Madam Vice Chairman, officers and members of the Association, former Presidents of the Division, distinguished guests, fellow family practitioners – On the last occasion when you kindly asked me to speak at this splendid event, I noted that the pace of reform had slowed. Our primary task(…)
Yres/FLBA Arbitration event A seminar about arbitration will be held at 6pm on 23 February 2016 at the London offices of Withers LLP, 16, Old Bailey, London EC4M 7EG. The event is free to FLBA members. The seminar will involve a panel discussion covering all you need to know about Arbitration and Private FDRs in(…)
The Annual Dinner of the Association takes place on Friday 26 February 2016 at 7 .00 p.m. for 7.30 p.m. in Middle Temple Hall. I am delighted to inform you that our guest speaker is the Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP, former Attorney General. I do hope that you will be able to come. The(…)
Final programme and dinner invite below. Book here.
Please note that the closing date for nomination forms is this Friday 9 October. Details are set out below (and attached). Applications would be especially welcome from sets which might not normally field a candidate. These are testing times for the Family Bar and it is vital that the entire membership has the opportunity to(…)
Autumn Lectures 2015 Free to members. Venue: LSE Clement House, Aldwych, Room 6.02 on the 6th floor 6 p.m. for a 6.15 p.m. start 1 accredited CPD point per lecture Here is the link of a map for the venue: campusMap.pdf Thursday 1st October 2015 Martin Ward (Fourteen Chambers) Crystal Balls and Meal Tickets: What’s Happening(…)
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(…)
Read the full text of the President’s speech here.