PROF Belinda Fehlberg

PROF Belinda Fehlberg

Positions

  • Academic, Law
  • Family Law

Overview

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  • Belinda Fehlberg is a professor of law in the Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, specialising in family law. She has a particular interest in how ‘law in books’ is understood, applied and experienced by professionals and families. Belinda has conducted empirical research over the past 20 years on a wide range of family law issues including spousal guarantees, pre-nuptial agreements, overlapping powers of the state children’s courts and family law courts, children's contact services, and links between post-separation parenting and financial arrangements. She is the lead author of Australian Family Law: The Contemporary Context (Oxford University Press, 2015).   

Affiliation

Member of

  • High Court of Australia. Barrister & Solicitor 2004 -
  • Supreme Court of Victoria. Barrister & Solicitor 2004 -

Publications

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Research

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Awards

Education and training

  • DPhil, University of Oxford
  • LLB (Hons), University of Melbourne
  • BA, University of Melbourne

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Supervision

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