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,FLPA Lunch Time CPD - How to Manage the Juggle

FLPA Lunch Time CPD - How to Manage the Juggle

  • 17 Feb 2020

The talk is a look at the 6 keys to managing the juggle. Jo and Lucy have distilled these from speaking to jugglers, experts and employers on The Juggle...

image,WEBINAR Access FLPA Lunch time CPD: How to Manage the Juggle

WEBINAR Access FLPA Lunch time CPD: How to Manage the Juggle

  • 17 Feb 2020

This is the link for WEBINAR access to this event The talk is a look at the 6 keys to managing the juggle. Jo and Lucy have distilled these from...

image,19th National Family Law Conference 2020

19th National Family Law Conference 2020

  • 27 Oct 2020

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...

image,FLPA(WA) 2020 Annual General Meeting

FLPA(WA) 2020 Annual General Meeting

  • 10 Nov 2020

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...