Who we are: The International Society of Family Law is an independent, international, scholarly association dedicated to the study, research and discussion of family law and related disciplines. The Society’s membership includes professors, lecturers, scholars, teachers, researchers and legal professionals from more than 50 different countries.

What we do: The Society provides an international forum for analysis of legal policy applied to family relationships. It exists to bring together scholars of any discipline, practitioners, policy makers and others with an interest in this area of law. To learn more, visit “About us” 

Membership: Membership is open to all interested persons and institutions. To find out about the benefits of membership and subscriptions (payable annually or every 3 years), visit “Membership

Languages: The Society’s publications and conferences are principally conducted in English, but other languages (including French, Spanish and Mandarin) are used at some of our regional conferences.


ISFL Regional Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, May 7th 2022

Details are here

International Society of Family Law 50th Jubilee World Conference

Barbados, July 10th-14th 2023. 

This will be in place of the postponed 2020 conference. A message from the Convener, Senator Hazel Thompson-Ahye, is here.


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