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Family Justice Council Conference (‘Private Law – a proportionate and safe approach’) & Bridget Lindley Memorial Lecture

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Wednesday 6 April 2022

9.30am – 4.30pm

In Doubletree by Hilton, Bristol

‘Private Law – a proportionate and safe approach’

The Family Justice Council will be holding its annual interdisciplinary conference in Bristol on Wednesday 6 April 2022. This year’s topic will be ‘Private Law – a proportionate and safe approach’.

The event will be hosted by Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division and Chair of the FamilyJustice Council. It will have as its focal point, the annual Bridget Lindley Memorial Lecture, which will be given by Helen Adam – Senior Mediator and chair of the Family Solutions working group. 

The Bridget Lindley Memorial Lecture, now in its fifth year, was set up to commemorate the life and work of Bridget Lindley OBE who died in 2016.  Bridget served with distinction as a member of the Family JusticeCouncil and as the Family Rights Group’s Principal Legal Adviser and Deputy Chief Executive.  

The conference will incorporate speakers and group discussions and will culminate in a plenary session.  

Please note that this is being advertised as an in person only event. There is no charge for attending.  

Please register for this event via eventbrite.

A full programme and information on how to sign up for breakout groups will be provided in due course.