Section of Family Law

The Section of Family Law has thousands of lawyer, associate, and law student members worldwide. Our members are dedicated to serving the field of family law in areas such as adoption, assisted reproductive technologies, custody, divorce, and military law. Discover the many benefits we can offer you!

2020 Section of Family Law Virtual Fall CLE Conference

Registration is Open!

Our 2020 Fall CLE Conference will be virtual! The week of October 19-23 will be full of web-based CLE, networking opportunities, entertainment, social events, and more. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to attend our conference from anywhere in the world!

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Join the Section of Family Law

Join the ABA Section of Family Law to expand your knowledge, engage in a community of family law attorneys and associates, and advance your practice.

COVID-19 & Family Law Resources

Do you have questions about how COVID-19 impacts you and your clients? We have a collection of articles, videos, and webinars to help you navigate this challenging time.

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Upcoming Conferences

See when and where our upcoming conferences through Spring 2022 are taking place. We look forward to seeing you at our next conference!

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Upcoming Brown Bag Teleconferences

Brown Bag Schedule

Sign Up for Free!

Our Alternative Dispute Resolution, Trial Practice & Techniques, and Domestic Violence Committees are hosting free brown bag teleconferences in October. Sign up for all brown bags through our 2020-2021 brown bag schedule.

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Our Committees

Free for Family Law Members

Hone in on your interests! Section members can join our 20+ substantive committees for free. Discover the benefits of belonging to a committee!

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Contact Family Law Staff

ABA Section of Family Law, 321 N. Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654. Phone: (312) 988-5145

Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities

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Family Advocate

This quarterly magazine prepares you for practice with timely news and tips from insiders who know family law.

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About the ABA

The American Bar Association is one of the world’s largest voluntary professional organizations, with over 400,000 members and more than 3,500 entities. It is committed to doing what only a national association of attorneys can do: serving our members, improving the legal profession, eliminating bias and enhancing diversity, and advancing the rule of law throughout the United States and around the world.