Family Violence & Children's Committee

The Family Violence & Children’s Committee focuses on three overlapping areas of focus: family violence, children in need of care and protection, and children in criminal proceedings. The committee monitors developments in the family violence jurisdiction. 

You can contact the committee directly through the Law Society's Committee Administrator on


  • Lessli Strong (Chair)
  • Louisa Bartlett
  • Rebecca Casey
  • Adrian Curtis
  • Peter Dingwall
  • Chris Donohue
  • Shireen Faghani
  • Rosa Grahame
  • Agata Pukiewicz
  • Elizabeth Reardon
  • Margie Rowe
  • Bernadette Smyth