Kathy’s PhD explored the mechanisms used by the law to recognise different relationships between adults (including both couple and non-couple relationships), comparing England and Wales with the Australian position. Her research themes within the network mainly focus on relationships.
Griffiths K (2019). From 'form' to function and back again: a new conceptual basis for developing frameworks for the legal recognition of adult relationships. Child and Family Law Quarterly, 31(3): 227-248.
Griffiths K (2017). From 'form' to function and back again: a comparative analysis of form-based and function-based recognition of adult relationships in law. PhD Thesis, Cardiff University.