FAMILY LAW CONFERENCE – Monday 9 June 2014 from 9.30am


Westwater Advocates is delighted to announce that our 2014 Family Law Conference is to be held in Edinburgh on 9 June 2014. We extend a warm invitation to you to join us for a day of useful legal updates as part of our commitment to sharing the expertise and experience of our members with the wider family law legal community.

The Speakers will be Janys Scott QC, John Speir, Robert Hayhow, Lynda Brabender, Ruth Innes and Kirsty Malcolm. Topics will include “Maintaining the Family”; “The Highs and Lows of Case Management in Family and Child law cases and Article 6”; “The Triumph of Fairness? Awards to cohabitants as compared to awards of financial provision on divorce”; “Coming up with the money – issues of resources in financial provision on divorce” and “Recent Trends in the application of the Child Abduction and Custody Act 1985”.

The conference offers 5 hours of free CPD and will take place at:

The Caledonia Suite, COSLA, Verity House, 19 Haymarket Yards, Edinburgh EH12 5BH.

We do hope that you can join us and ask that you please contact [email protected] to reserve a place. As numbers are limited and demand high, we would invite people who wish to attend to reserve a place as quickly as possible.