Family Law Conference 2018

  • When: September 18, 2018 9:00 am - 4:15 pm
  • Where: Hilton Hotel, 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ
  • Summary: Returning for 2018 kindly sponsored by LexSnap
  • Details:

    We welcome back the Family Law Conference for another day, full of essential information for Family Practitioners.

    Hear the view from the Bench from Her Honour Judge Alison Woodward and learn about attachment theories with Joyce Scaife.

    Matthew Akin from BLM will talk about how to manage multigenerational teams and clients and Mick Timpson of beanddo will offer an insight into mindfulness.

    The programme will also feature essential update break out sessions.

    09:00     Registration and refreshments

    09:30     Welcome and introduction
    Mike Devlin, Partner and Head of Family Law, Stephensons Solicitors and President of Manchester Law Society

     09:35     A view from the Bench
    Her Honour Judge Alison Woodward

    10:05     Managing multigenerational clients and teams
    Matthew Akin, BLM

    10:50     Networking and refreshments

    11:10     Essential Update Breakout Session 1

    • A. Finance in Family Law – Sally Harrison QC, St Johns Buildings
    • B. Private Child Law – Rebecca Gregg QC, Deans Court Chambers
    • C. Public Child Law – Jane Walker, St Johns Buildings

    12:10     Networking Lunch & Exhibition

    13:10     Essential Update Breakout Session 2 (repeated as above)

    14:10     Networking and refreshments

    14:25     How can technology improve the provision of family law advice?
    Tetiana Bersheda, Founder and Director, LexSnap

    14:35     Attachment theories and what you need to know for your practice
    Joyce Scaife, Clinical Psychologist, conferencewithUS

    15:35     Mindfulness for Family Law Practitioners
    Mick Timpson, CEO and Founder, beanddo

    16:05     Closing remarks

     16:15     Close of conference

    Cost to attend:
    MLS Members £120.00 + VAT (£144.00) Non Members £160.00 + VAT (£192.00)

    Book your place online here.

    Alternatively you can book by emailing or completing and returning the Family Law Conference booking form

    By booking a place on this course you are agreeing to our terms and conditions details of which can be found here.

    This event is kindly sponsored by

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