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Dr Emma Hitchings

Dr Emma Hitchings

Dr Emma Hitchings
L.L.B., Ph.D.(Wales)

Reader in Family Law

Office 3.37
Wills Memorial Building,
Queens Road, Clifton BS8 1RJ
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 954 5341

Research summary

Family Law

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Emma Hitchings is a Reader in Family Law and the School’s Director of Undergraduate Studies. Her main research and teaching interests lie in the field of family law and family justice.

Between 2007-2017, Emma was the academic member on the Family Law Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales and between 2010-2014 she was an invited member of the Law Commission’s Advisory Board for marital property agreements. In January 2018, she was appointed as the joint editor of the Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law.

 Emma has led, and been involved with, a number of research grants ...

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