Domestic Abuse Act 2021 and Current Developments

An essential session about the Domestic Abuse Act 2021 and how it changes matters relating to particular aspects of domestic abuse.

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Course Overview

This course will involve looking at the Domestic Abuse Act 2021 and the various developments. There is consideration of, in particular, matters surrounding:

  • Aspects of domestic abuse 
  • cross-examination by alleged perpetrators,
  • domestic abuse notices and orders,
  • special measures,
  • Local authority support

The bill became law on 29th April 2021, and therefore all practitioners need to know about it and how changes things.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the documents
  • This course provides 2 CPD points

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will cover:
  • Domestic Abuse Act 2021
  • Aspects of domestic abuse
  • cross-examination by alleged perpetrators
  • special measures
  • Local authority support

What is the target audience?

  • Family law, Children Law and Criminal Law practitioners


About Instructor - Safda Mahmood

Safda is a senior solicitor, with a public authority, having had practiced in both Private Practice and Local Government. Safda is on the Law Society Children Panel and specialises in Children Law and Adoption. He delivers training across the country and writes regularly for various journals including Family Law Journal, Legal Executives Journal and Law Society Bulletin.

Course Curriculum

Session One

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    34 Page

Session Two

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    32 Page

Session Three

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    42 Page

Session Four

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    38 Page