Topic outline

  • Arbitration Masterclass - an overview

    Suzanne Kingston, Withers, and Karin Walker, KGW Family Law and Chair of Resolution's DR Committee, discuss the current practice of Family Arbitration.

    - Introduction to family arbitration

    - Referring into the arbitration process


    Suzanne and Karin

    • 1. An introduction to family arbitration

      This session covers:

      • What family arbitration is, the scope and the process
      • The duty and powers of the arbitrator
      • How to choose your arbitrator
      • Financial proceedings in arbitration
      • Children proceedings in arbitration


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    • 2. Referring into the process of arbitration

      In this podcast, Suzanne Kingston, Withers, and Karin Walker, KGW Family Law and Chair of Resolution's DR Committee, explore how to refer into the process of family arbitration. They talk through their practical guide for solicitors.

      What this session covers:

      • Recap on how to start the process and choosing an arbitrator and what to do next
      • What you need to know and how the process works
      • How the arbitrator's fees are paid
      • What happens when you receive the award and how it becomes an order of the court


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