Hong Kong Family Law Conference 2019

The Law Society jointly organised the “Hong Kong Family Law Conference 2019” with the Hong Kong Bar Association and the Hong Kong Family Law Association on 25-27 April.

Guest speakers included Sir Nicholas Mostyn, Judge of the High Court of England & Wales, Mr. Anthony Douglas CBE, Chief Executive of The Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (CAFCASS) and Ms. Elizabeth Clarke, Barrister (England & Wales). They shared views on the exercise of judicial discretion, update on law and practice relating to children, developments in matrimonial finance law in England and how to deal with third party interests, before or after Financial Dispute Resolution (TL v ML [2006] 1 FLR 1263 procedures). The Conference was well attended with more than 100 participants.