Driving Excellence
in Family Law

We assist the public to
connect with family lawyers

Find Lawyers,
Law Firms
and Accredited Specialists

Our membership includes solicitors and barristers
who practice in Family Law

Member Services
Law Reform Representation
Extensive CPD and Social Programmes

Representation of members' interests to
bodies who influence legislative changes

What we do

The Family Law Practitioners' Association (FLPA) is a body devoted to serving the needs of those practising in the area of family law. Our membership includes solicitors, barristers, and officers of the Family Court of Western Australia. The majority of our members practise throughout Western Australia.

Member Benefits

A comprehensive
CPD programme

FLPA subsidises a comprehensive CPD programme including day conferences, regular twilight seminars from $44, webinars and accredited specialist workshops.

Regular bulletins and announcements

Members receive regular emailed bulletins with updates on member services, Family Court Practice Directions, and direct communications from the Family Court. FLPA also provides members with a bi-annual journal, Ex Curia, with specific content for WA Family Lawyers.

A not unexciting
social calendar

A fabulous social event calendar, including but not limited to: Christmas parties; Young Lawyers' events; and Biennial Awards Dinners.

Upcoming Events

image,The Honourable David Malcolm Annual Memorial Lecture 2018

The Honourable David Malcolm Annual Memorial Lecture 2018

  • 27 Sep 2018

The Rule of Law and the Independence of the Judiciary: Values Lost or Conveniently Forgotten? This event is being presented by The University of Notre...

image,FLPA(WA) 2018 Annual General Meeting

FLPA(WA) 2018 Annual General Meeting

  • 9 Oct 2018

image,FLPA(WA) Seminar: Litigation Funding

FLPA(WA) Seminar: Litigation Funding

  • 6 Nov 2018

image,FLPA(WA) Young Lawyers End of Year Sundowner

FLPA(WA) Young Lawyers End of Year Sundowner

  • 9 Nov 2018

Enjoy a night of lawn bowls, pizza & drinks, connected with old and new friends to celebrate another busy year!

image,FLPA(WA) 2018 Christmas Party

FLPA(WA) 2018 Christmas Party

  • 30 Nov 2018



  • 16 Feb 2019

Details to be released shortly