The Utrecht Centre for European Research into Family Law (UCERF) at Utrecht University is comprised of leading experts who carry out innovative research concerning family & law. Our research is independent and objective, of a high scientific quality and distinguished in the broad field of family & law. We combine international, comparative, European and domestic law perspectives in order to acquire a better insight into the complex legal reality. Read more about us


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Katharina Boele-Woelki en collega's
8 January 2020
Katharina Boele-Woelki, professor of Family Law at Utrecht University was involved in creating new guidelines and principles in European Family Law.
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5 April 2019
The Trump government only wants to make it possible for military personnel to present themselves as their biological sex.
Europa flag and EU building
17 December 2018
Marjolein van den Brink form Utrecht University wrote a blog with colleague Peter Dunne form the University of Bristol.


United under aRed Umbrella tentoonstelling over sekswerkers
17 December 2019 16:00 - 31 January 2020 19:00
"United under a Red Umbrella" can be seen in the hall of the Janskerkhof 2-3 Utrecht University building until mid-January 2020.
19 March 2020 09:00 - 17:00
Symposium about family law