Research, Papers and Reports


The Family Court of Western Australia has a judicial research committee which approves projects related to the jurisdiction.

For further information, contact the Administrator to the Chief Judge on 08 9224 8222

Research information for legal studies students is available from the Family Court of Australia website.

Speech from Family Pathways Network Conference - May 2014

Speech for Chief Judge Thackray

Family Pathways Network Annual Conference

Pan Pacific Perth

Tuesday 14 May 2014

To download this speech document, please use the download link at the bottom of this webpage


Case Assessment Conferences in the Family Court of Western Australia - A Formative Evaluation

By Dr Paul Murphy and Associate Professor Lisbeth Pike


Invisible Parties: Listening to Children - a social science perspective

A paper presented at the Australian Family Law Conference, Perth 24 October 2006 by Dr Lisbeth T. Pike and Dr Paul T. Murphy

Other Papers and Reports

Family Court research papers and reports are available from the Family Court of Australia website

Last updated: 9-Jul-2014

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