Events

We have considerable experience in delivering training seminars to solicitors and legal professionls in the areas of public and private Child Law.  We are currently rolling out a programme of private law seminars, the first of which took place in May 2019. Our next private law seminar will take place in February 2020. Future (and past) events are listed below.

If you would like to attend a future event, or, if you would like to collaborate with us to jointly present an event, please contact our Practice Manager, Russell Burton-Lawrence.

 

Forthcoming events

Private Law seminar 13th February 2020

13th Feb 2020

We are delighted to be hosting our third seminar of our Private Law programme.  This seminar will cover the practical considerations and pitfalls of FHDRAs:

1. The purpose of the FHDRA

2. The FHDRA

  • Dealing with litigants in person
  • Domestic violence (FFH)
  • Safeguarding
  • Reports
  • Rule 16.4 Guardians
  • Drafting the order

The talk should last 45 minutes and will be followed by wine and canapés and an opportunity to network with other guests and members of Chambers.

 

Venue: Bridewell Hall, St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, (off Fleet Street), London, EC4Y 8EQ (Directions)

This event is by invitation only.  Please contact our Practice Manager, Russell Burton-Lawrence to receive an invitation, subject to availability.


Past Events

Trials within Trials: Fact-Finding Hearings in Private Law Cases

02nd Dec 2019

Monday 2nd December 2019 at 6.00pm
We are delighted to be hosting our second seminar of our Private Law programme.  This seminar will cover the legal and practical considerations relating to private law fact-findings:

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Case Preparation

11th Oct 2019

Friday 11 October 2019 – 9:00am 1:00pm
Seminar to LBLA Member Local Authorities
Aim: Being prepared and relevant advocacy skills
Level: Beginner to Intermediary
Venue: The Town Hall, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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The Interface between Private and Public Family Law

01st May 2019

Wednesday 1st May 2019 at 6.00pm
We are delighted to host our first seminar in our Private Law programme.  This seminar will explore private law proceedings where a public law element is introduced.  It will look at amongst other matters:

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The 2018 Children Law Conference

05th Oct 2018

Friday 5th October 2018
An annual Public Law Update
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Venue: The Town Hall, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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The 2017 Children Law Conference

06th Oct 2017

Friday 6th October 2017
An annual Public Law Update
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Venue: The Town Hall, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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The 2016 Children Law Conference

13th May 2016

Friday 13th May 2016
S.17 and S.20 of The Children Act 1989
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Venue: The Town Hall, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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The 2015 Children Law Conference

23rd Oct 2015

Friday 23rd October 2015
An annual Public Law Update
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Venue: The Town Hall, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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2014 Children Law Conference

23rd Oct 2014

A one day conference for members of London Boroughs Legal Alliance covering everything you need to know for day to day practice and those more awkward cases.

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2013 Children Law Conference

23rd Oct 2012

A one day conference held for members of the London Borough Legal Alliance covering all aspects of child care law and in particular the recent developments in care proceedings.

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