The Liver Building

Private Children Law: 2019 Update


Speaker: Safda Mahmood

Date: Tuesday 1st October, 2019

Time: 10:00 - 12:45

Areas of Law: Family

Competencies: B

Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4263


The course will equip you with a rounded up update on key issues surrounding private children law, with a particular focus on changes throughout 2019.

It is set at a level to benefit those who are practicing in this field and want to get an update on issues in this field. The areas to be covered are:

  • Parental Responsibility
  • Section 8 orders – Update
  • Contact (Child Arrangements) and Enforcement – Update
  • Children and Families Act 2014
  • Child Arrangements Orders
  • Presumption of Involvement
  • Leave to Remove Applications
  • Funding Applications
  • Special Guardianship Orders
  • Key Case law Update

WHO WILL BENEFIT from attending?

  • Barristers
  • Solicitors
  • Chartered Legal Executives
  • Local Authority Representatives
  • Trainees


  • Assistance in putting the theory of private children law into practice
  • Understand key legislative and case law developments
  • Understand key procedural steps and to be ahead of the game
  • To become more confident in using case law and legislation
  • Avoid common Errors
  • Improve Confidence and Efficiency

Level: Intermediate/Advanced  

Speaker Biographies

Safda Mahmood, is a Senior Solicitor. He is on the Law Society Children Law Accredited Scheme, has written in various legal publications and has been practicing in children law for over 22 years.


Member £105
Non-member £150
Corporate Member Training Offer 1 Credit
Training Season Ticket Free
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