may, 2020

18may1:00 amDomestic Violence in the Age of COVID-191:00 am Webinar


Event Details

This event is being held as part of Law Week.

There is growing concern that family violence is on the rise, due largely to the social isolation and increased financial pressures on families brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sally Nicholes, Managing Partner of Nicholes Family Lawyers, facilitates an important discussion on domestic violence in the age of COVID-19. In this video, Sally speaks with:

  • The Honourable Chief Justice William Alstergren of the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court,
  • Jessica Stott, acting CEO of the Women’s Information and Referral Exchange (WIRE),
  • Vincent Papaleo, Director of Vincent Papaleo & Associates,
  • Helen Matthews, Principal Lawyer at the Women’s Legal Service Victoria, and
  • Alison MacDonald, acting CEO of Domestic Violence Victoria.


(Monday) 1:00 am


Victorian Law Foundation