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,Arbitration for Family Law Practitioners

Arbitration for Family Law Practitioners

  • 29 Apr 2021

The Family Law Practitioners Association of WA, in collaboration with Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators (AIFLAM), presents a...

image,19th National Family Law Conference 2021

19th National Family Law Conference 2021

  • 13 Sep 2021

This is an event presented by the Family Law Section (FLS) of the Law Council of Australia. This is the proposed date for the rescheduled Conference...

image,20th National Family Law Conference 2022

20th National Family Law Conference 2022

  • 26 Oct 2022

This is an event presented by the Family Law Section (FLS) of the Law Council of Australia. FLPA(WA) members are invited to attend. However it is not a...