Tasmania Legal Service develops guidelines to help lawyers in Family Court give children a greater voice

Matt Maloney
By Matt Maloney
Updated June 20 2022 - 9:53am, first published 7:00am
Chief Justice Will Alstergren and Kristen Wylie Vincenzo Caltabiano, of Tasmania Legal Aid, at the TLA's launch of new guidelines for lawyers dealing with family law matters.

A Family Court chief justice has shared startling stastics on child abuse and neglect in Tasmania to highlight the importance of independent children's lawyers working in family law.


Matt Maloney

Political reporter for Australian Community Media, based in Hobart.

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