Family Law & Family Rights Section
Background and Overview
The LAWASIA Family Law & Family Rights Section was formed for the following reasons:-
To establish a vehicle for the free interchange of information between the lawyers of LAWASIA about developments in the area of Family Law and laws protecting human rights of families and children;
To be an advocate for the human rights of families and children; and
To provide lawyers of the Asia-Pacific region, greater facilities for input in the formation of international treaties and laws realating to families and children.
The section arranges a biennial Family Law and Children's Rights Conference which has becone a must-attend event for both lawyers and their industry partners in the child justice sector.
Mr Yap Teong Liang
TL Yap Law Chambers LLC
6 Eu Tong Street
# 09-11 The Central Soho 1
Family Law Regional and Country Representatives
The Family Law & Family Rights Section has developed a list of national representatives from many of LAWASIA's member countries who will contribute latest news and information on Family Law from their home jurisdiction:-
Hong Kong, SAR
Ms Linda Heathfield
Family Law & Family Rights Section Articles
The following articles relating to family law issues in the Asia Pacific region.