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The Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia is the largest professional association for family law practitioners, with a membership of more than 2,600. We exist to positively influence the development and practice of family law, and to promote professional excellence for those engaged in the family law system. Proudly serving the profession since 1985.

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The Duty List

Introducing The Duty List, a new series of short videos developed by the Family Law Section.

The Duty List will help members in these challenging times with information, case notes and stories that will keep you and your practice educated, informed and up to date.

Hopefully, they will even entertain!

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COVID-19 Updates

Important updates from the Courts regarding COVID-19.

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We are committed to improving the practice of family law in Australia

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News

The latest edition of Case Update is now available through the member library.

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The latest edition of FLS News is now available through the member library.

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Events

The Australian Institute of Family Studies is the Australian Government’s key research body in the area of family wellbeing. Every two years the AIF...

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The program provides an excellent opportunity for you to get up to date with the latest developments in family law, gain CPD points, and network with ...

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