The FLA is proud to announce the first talk for the New Year will be on 12 Jan 2016 when Ms. Ann Cooley, Family Mediator and collaborative practitioner, CEO of Pacific Hawk (HK) Ltd, will share some of her experience on the way in which proper financial planning can aid in the process of contested and mediated disputes. Book early: FLA – Flyer (2016.01.12) (Ann Cooley)
Further to the previous post on this event, registration is now open:FLA – Flyer (2015.11.10) (Sir Mathew Thorpe) (final)
We look forward to seeing you all at this exciting event.
The Third Children’s Issues Forum will be held at the Graduate Law Centre of the Chinese University of Hong Kong on 13-14 November 2015. Local and international speakers of great experience in children’s issues will take part in this event, for which the HKFLA is proud to be co-organiser, along with HKU Faculty of Law, the Law Society of HK and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Registration is now open at http://www.cifhk.org. Flyer: CIF#3 – Flyer
An early reminder that the FLA will hold its AGM on Tuesday 10 November. Our speaker this year is Sir Mathew Thorpe, former Lord Justice of Appeal in England and Wales and one of the most senior matrimonial lawyers of our times. Further details to follow.
The FLA is delighted to announce that The Honourable Madam Justice Bebe Chu will be delivering a talk on Recent Decisions in Family Cases in the Court of Final Appeal, on Tuesday 20 October 2015 at 6:30pm at the Hong Kong Club. Please register early for this talk which promises to be one of the highlights of this years series of FLA gatherings: FLA – Flyer (2015.10.20) (Bebe Chu) (final)
All members and guests are cordially invited to a talk by Ms. Winnie Lau, Permanent Magistrate, who will address the FLA on the work of the Juvenile Court, its operation and challenges, on Tuesday 8th September 2015 at 6:30pm at the Hong Kong Club. Flyer: FLA – Flyer (2015.09.08) (Winnie Lau) (final)-2
Leading children’s law practitioner Ms. Anne-Marie Hutchinson OBE of family law firm Dawson Cornwell is in Hong Kong and the HKFLA are delighted that she has agreed to talk on the recent legal developments as they relate to the area of reproductive technology. Please note that this talk will be held at the Fringe Club: FLA – Flyer (2015.06.22) (Anne-Marie Hutchinson) (final)