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Symposium - Compassion: Child & Family Law

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Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

Charles Clore House

17 Russell Square

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WC1B 5DR

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A symposium exploring compassion in relation to child and family law – through presentations and discussion, including speakers from academia, practice, the charitable sector, and the judiciary.

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Speakers

Sir Alan Ward, former Lord Justice of Appeal; ruled in, inter alia, Re A (conjoined twins) (2001)

Professor Jonathan Herring, Law, University of Oxford, author of Family Law; co-editor for the Child and Family Law Quarterly

Anthony Douglas, Chief Executive, Cafcass (Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service)

Noel Arnold, Director of Legal Practice, Coram Children’s Legal Centre

Mark Baer, Attorney-at-Law, California

Dr. Samia Bano, Law, SOAS; editor Gender and Justice in Family Law Disputes: Women, Mediation, and Religious Arbitration

Dermot Feenan, Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies; Founder & Convenor, Law & Compassion Research Network

Chairs

Professor Alison Diduck, Laws, UCL; co-author of Family Law, Gender and the State

Daniel Monk, Law, Birkbeck; co-author of The Family, Law & Society: Cases & Materials

Final Programme, with room location, will be emailed to you a week before the event.

Enquiries: Dermot Feenan, Academic Coordinator

Email: dermot.feenan@sas.ac.uk

Organised by the Law & Compassion Research Network.

Admission only with proof of payment of registration fee.

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The Law & Compassion Research Network reserves the right to modify or cancel any event if unforeseen circumstances arise. If we cancel an event we shall inform you as soon as possible and offer you a full refund. Cancellation by you: All cancellations must be made in writing by email to dermot.feenan@sas.ac.uk and be no less than one week before the event. Payment for registration will always be required, and must be made prior to the event. If sufficient written notification of cancellation is received, a full refund will be given. Where people book less than 5 working days before an event, they accept that no refund is possible if they fail to attend.


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