2022 NFLP Program

General registration for NFLP 2022 and its social activity are now closed.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Whistler, British Columbia
Monday, July 25 – Thursday, July 28, 2022
Opening Reception and Conference Office Opens – Sunday, July 24

Please note that the deadline for issuing refunds for cancellation of registration to the 2022 NFLP has been changed.  Payments are now non-refundable after June 22, 2022.

NFLP 2022 Preliminary Program

We invite you to review the Program to learn what NFLP will offer in 2022.  As a preliminary program, its content is subject to change.

About the National Family Law Program

The biennial National Family Law Program is sponsored by the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. The next edition will be held in beautiful Whistler British Columbia at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler from Sunday, July 24 to Thursday, July 28, 2022. The conference office will open the afternoon of Sunday, July 24, with an opening reception to be held early that evening.

The program is open to lawyers, judges, academics, articling students and law students in Canada.

Topics will include current issues and trends in family law, as well as topics related to the future of the practice of family law. There are also opportunities for networking and attending special interest sessions. Faculty selected are private practitioners, academics, judges, government representatives, financial experts and authors in the social sciences, from across Canada and from abroad.

Transportation to and from Whistler

We invite you to consult the Summer Transportation Guide 2022 to learn about the options available for transportation to Whistler. If you opt for shuttle service, here are schedules and services providers.

You may book your transportation to and from Whistler through the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Concierge Desk: 604.938.2006.

When booking through them, they will require the following details:

  • Type of transportation requested (e.g., shuttle or private transportation)
  • Flight details and time of arrival
  • The city you are travelling from
  • Number of guests in your party
  • Cell phone number
  • Credit card, including cvc (the 3-digit number on the back of the card
  • For Shuttle Bookings: full billing address of your credit card, including postal code

Once booked, Fairmont Chateau Whistler staff will email you the details. Please note:  All reservations for private car transfers have a 48-hour cancellation policy in place and shuttles, 72 hours. Last minute shuttles and private cars are sometimes difficult to book on short notice.  Be sure to book round trip transfers before you arrive to avoid disappointment.

We also recommend you consult the following resources:


You may book accommodations through the NFLP room block at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, if you are making reservations for a stay within three days prior and three days after the event date. If you prefer to reserve by phone, call 1.800.606.8244 and use the group code: 0722NATI_001 or indicate you are part of  the ‘National Family Law Conference’ to receive the group rates.

At the current time, no additional rooms are available for booking. For alternative accommodations, please contact Tourism Whistler.

Activities and Tourist Attractions

Please visit the Tourism Whistler site more information about traveling to Whistler from Vancouver, and about  restaurants and activities. You can also reach Tourism Whistler by calling their toll-free number: 1.800.944.7853.

Continue to visit this page for ongoing developments and detailed program information.

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)
E-mail: nationalfamilylawprogram@sympatico.ca