Family Law Section

Family Law Section

Special Education Law Update 2019

This program originally scheduled for November 4 in Albany and Syracuse is being rescheduled for December or January 2020.

Details to come in due course.

Family Law Section Annual Meeting 2020

Thursday, January 30!

Reception and Luncheon | 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom West & Foyer, Third Floor
Keynote Speaker:  
HON. ELIZABETH GARRY,  Presiding Justice, Appellate Division, Third Department

    Tickets:  $75 Each/Tables of 10 available for Purchase for $750.
    Individual Tickets may be purchased by mail or online.
    The cost of Luncheon Tickets is partially underwritten by the Family Law Section.

    To purchase a Table at the Luncheon, download the Luncheon Table Reservation form
    This Year's Luncheon entree will not be Fish.

    CLE Program : 2:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. | Grand Ballroom East, Third Floor

    Chair's Offsite Reception | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Spin 54 | 7 East 54th Street | New York City

    Detailed information will be available soon.

    Save the Dates!

    Thursday, July 9 - Sunday, July 12

    Boston Marriott Long Wharf Hotel, Boston, MA

    Save the Dates!

    Thursday, July 8 - Sunday, July 11

    Newport Marriott Hotel | Rhode Island

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    The Family Law Review features peer-written substantive articles relating to the practice of family law on various topics. including divorce, equitable distribution, prenuptial agreements, child custody and adoption. Also featured are Selected Cases and Recent Legislation, Decisions, and Trends. The Family Law Review is published by the Family Law Section and distributed to Section Members free of charge.

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    Check out the latest Matrimonial Case Updates here (For Family Law Section members-only).