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Family Affairs is the FLBA's tri-annual magazine, which aims to keep members up to date with events around the country and important developments in family law and procedure. Available to members.

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National Committee


Elected  Executive Officers


Hannah Markham QC    Chair


James Roberts QC         Vice-Chair


Charlotte Hartley            Secretary


Greg Williams                 Treasurer



Elected Committee Members 



Mark Twomey QC   


Leslie Samuels QC                                                             


Joy Brereton QC             


Naomi Madderson


Mani Basi  (Under 7 years’ call)


Thomas Harvey  (Under 7 years’ call)


Mehvish Chaudhry     (Equality & Diversity)      


Peter Newman


Victoria Wilson


Melissa Elsworth       (Under 7 years’ call)                          



Current co-opted members


John Wilson QC    Editor Family Affairs


Richard Harrison QC  International Liaison


Siân Smith



Co-opted members (Automatic)


Mark Chaloner (Bar Council)


Kate Spence (Bar Council)


Natasha Shotunde (Bar Council)


Sarah Fearon (Bar Council)






Lucy Reed


Rhys Taylor


Zoë Saunders      (Bar Council Representative) 


Sam King QC           (Equality & Diversity)         


Bibi Badejo


Laura Briggs QC


Elizabeth Darlington


Matthew Maynard

Leonie James   ( Under 7 years’ call)








James Holmes  


Sam Momtaz QC









Yaa Dankwa Ampadu-Sackey (Bar Council)


Reagan Persaud (Bar Council)


Leanne Targett-Parker (Bar Council)


Mavis Amonoo-Acquah -Family Justice Council Representative