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Family Law - 2020 Conference

Thursday 30th January -

Location - De Vere West One,

9-10 Portland Pl, Marylebone, London W1B 1PR

Joining instructions have been emailed 20th January, if you or colleagues have not recieved them. please call 01379 740619 or email

Registration from 8.45am

9.30am Introductions and opening address from George Williamson, Level - Litigation funding in financial remedy proceedings – what to look out for and why”


What’s new on the international scene, calderbanks, practice directions and everything in-between!

David Hodson OBE MCIArb, The International Family Law Group

Barbara Corbett, Corbett Le Quesne

Philip Marshall QC, 1 KBW

James Turner QC, 1 KBW


Nuptial Drafting

with 1 Hare Court's Phillip Blatchly, Roxanne Reiser, Nicholas Wilkinson

11.15 Morning Break


Maintenance after Mills

- The Statutory Framework

- Term Orders, Joint Lives and Section 28(1A) bars

- Quantum

- Variation and termination

- Waggott, Mills, O'Dwye and the interrelationship between capital and income

with Nicholas Allen QC and Joe Switalski, 29 Bedford Row


Commonly encountered issues in Schedule 1

with Andrzej Bojarski & Chris Carr, 36 Family

13.20 Lunch



This session will focus on the recent PAG report and give best practice guidance on dealing with pensions as well as minimising professional negligence issues.

with Rhys Taylor (36 Family), George Mathieson (Mathieson Consulting), Paul Cobley (Oak Barn) and Grant Lazarus (7 Harrington Street)


Break out workshop  - Latest Private Children Update with Harcourt Chambers.

Led by John Vater QC, Jane Campbell & Edward Bennett (90mins)

- Arbitration in children cases

- Parental alienation


TOLATA - An overview (with worked examples) of:

- Joint names cases

- Sole name cases;

- Bank of Mum and Dad’;

- Procedural issues (including costs); and

- Equitable accounting;

with Greg Williams & Mike Horton, Coram Chambers.

16.00 Afternoon break


Contentious Family Issues

- Disputes involving overseas assets

- Tackling complex estates and hidden assets

- Assets held in private family companies     - Enforcement challenges

- Alternatives to the English Family Court

with Edward Cumming QC (XXIV Old Buildings), Kristina Kicks (KPMG) and David Burles (1GC Family Law).

17.15 Close

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