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How divorce and family stress activates underlying traumas, abuse and grief

Members and guests attended a talk by Dr. Monica Borschel on Wednesday 10 June 2020 by Zoom. About Dr. Monica Borschel Dr. Monica Borschel is a Clinical Psychologist at the MindNLife Clinic in Central. She helps individuals and families cope … Continue reading

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Supporting Litigants in Person – the English experience

Members and guests attended a talk by Professor Peter Crisp on Thursday 16 January 2020 at Withers’ office. Professor Crisp presented his talk Supporting Litigants in Person – The English Experience through the lens of his work with Support Through … Continue reading

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HKFLA Christmas Quiz 2019

Members and guests attended the HKFLA Christmas Quiz on Wednesday 4 December 2019. We were honoured to have the Honourable Mr Justice Coleman to be our Court of Appeal. This event is one of the most popular in the Family … Continue reading

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International enforcement of matrimonial judgments against trust and corporate structures: the world after Akhmedova v Akhmedov

Members and guests attended a talk by Mr. Dakis Hagen QC on Wednesday 12 June 2019 at the Hong Kong Club. About Mr. Dakis Hagen QC Since being instructed as specialist Chancery counsel in Charman v Charman, Dakis Hagen QC (of … Continue reading

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Mr Justice Mostyn gives judicial discretion speech at the Hong Kong Family Law Conference

Mr Justice Mostyn attended the Hong Kong Family Law Conference 2019 on 25 April 2019 at the British Consulate to address practitioners on judicial discretion in Family Law in his speech: Rules, Rule OK! An analysis of the exercise of … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Family Law Conference

The Family Law Association, the Law Society and the Bar Association are delighted to be hosting a Family Law Conference from 25 to 27 April 2019. Our guest speakers Sir Nicholas Mostyn, Anthony Douglas CBE and Elizabeth Clarke will be … Continue reading

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Save the Date: HK Family Law Conference 2019

Please save the date for the Hong Kong Family Law Conference, which will be held this year from Friday 25 April to Saturday 27 April. Guest speakers include: Sir Nicholas Mostyn, Judge of the High Court of England & Wales; … Continue reading

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Event: International divorce before the French Court.

Members and guests attended a talk by Mr. Alexandre Boiche on Wednesday 6 March 2019. About Mr. Alexandre Boiche Alexandre Boiche is a lawyer at the Paris Bar specialising in international family litigation and notably conflicts of jurisdictions or conflicts of … Continue reading

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Duxbury etc.

On 23 January 2019, HKFLA had the pleasure of having authors Azan Marwah and Shaphan Marwah, and contributors Wong Hiu Cheng, Jerome McDonagh, and Joshua Baker, to come talk to us about their newly published book Duxbury etc.  Philippa Hewitt, … Continue reading

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Event: Duxbury Calculations and Hong Kong’s own “At A Glance”

Members and guests attended a talk by Mr. Azan Marwah, Mr. Shaphan Marwah and Mr. Jerome McDonagh on Wednesday 23 January 2019. About Mr. Azan Marwah Azan Marwah is a barrister and mediator specialising in family, public and commercial law. … Continue reading

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