Family and children

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News, advice and information on issues around children and family law, including relationship breakdown and children in the context of divorce or separation, plus children in public law and cross-border disputes.


What we're doing for you

The Law Society is run by and for our members. We are the voice of solicitors, driving excellence in the profession and safeguarding the rule of law. With the guidance of our specialist committees:

  • we influence the legislative and regulatory environment in the interest of the profession and the public
  • we keep members up to date with sector news and develop advice and guidance to support good practice
  • we promote the profession and legal services nationally and we promote England and Wales as a global legal centre
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Family Law Committee

Our committee reviews and promotes improvements in family law, practice and procedure, including child care law and procedure.

Get involved

What we're doing for you

The Law Society is run by and for our members. We are the voice of solicitors, driving excellence in the profession and safeguarding the rule of law. With the guidance of our specialist committees:

  • we influence the legislative and regulatory environment in the interest of the profession and the public
  • we keep members up to date with sector news and develop advice and guidance to support good practice
  • we promote the profession and legal services nationally and we promote England and Wales as a global legal centre
Learn more
Law Society building
Family Law Committee

Our committee reviews and promotes improvements in family law, practice and procedure, including child care law and procedure.

Get involved