National Family Law Program

Important Dates and Times

Sunday, July 12Conference Office Opens1:00 – 6:30 pm
Sunday, July 12Opening Reception5:00 – 6:30 pm
Wednesday, July, 15Social Event (Details to follow – additional cost) 

Location: Marriott Harbourfront Hotel- Conference Centre

Program Registration

The following registration fees will apply:

Members of the Judiciary: $ 850 plus applicable taxes
Lawyers with more than 5 years in practice: $ 850 plus applicable taxes
Lawyers 5 years or less in practice: $ 650 plus applicable taxes
Law professors: $650 plus applicable taxes
Law students: $ 550 plus applicable taxes
Articling students: $ 550 plus applicable taxes
A special per person rate for firms or legal aid services will be available, applicable to groups of 4 or more from the same office: $ 550.00 plus applicable taxes

Taxes are charged based on Nova Scotia’s Harmonized Sales Tax of 15%.



A block room rate has been negotiated with the Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. You must book before June 9 2020 to receive the conference rates.

Reserve your accommodation now at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to take advantage of the special National Family Law Program rate of $ 219 per night. The Marriott is the venue for the 2020 National Family Law Program. After opening the link to hotel reservations, please click on the Marriott logo for more information about the hotel.

The draft program will be posted in mid-February.

Inquiries about the National Family Law Program
Federation of Law Societies of Canada
National Family Law Program
Attention: Heather Walker, Program Coordinator
P.O. Box 244,
Woodville, Ontario
Canada K0M 2T0
Tel: 705.879.3082 (messages only)