29 Oct, 2019
Natalie was delighted to speak at Resolution’s Child and Family Day in London today. Representing the U.K. and Ireland LGBT Family Law Institute, which she chairs, Natalie spoke together with fellow FLI member Andrew Spearman from Layton’s solicitors. Natalie and Andrew addressed family law solicitors from across the U.K. about the law and good client care when working with modern families including gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender clients, and parents through assisted reproduction. They...
15 Oct, 2019
Transgender parent case – UK High Court rules that man who gives birth cannot be registered as his child’s ‘father’.
The President of the Family Division, Sir Andrew McFarlane (the most senior first-instance family court judge in England and Wales) has ruled in the case of Re TT on the rights of transgender parents and their children under UK law. The case involved an application by a trans man, Fred McConnell, whose anonymity was unusually lifted by the court because he made a documentary for the BBC about his story (‘Seahorse: the father who gave birth’). Mr McConnell conceived his son through fertilit...
Check out Jade’s article in Family Law about how adoption law can be used creatively to sort parenthood for some families conceived through fertility treatment #fertilitylaw #adoption #modernfamilies https://t.co/TLW0yNpVcd
Young trans people face huge challenges because of their gender identities. UK laws make life even harder. Sign the @AmnestyUK petiton demanding that the law is changed so that anyone can legally register the gender identity they choose. #WriteForRights https://t.co/37y98qF92F
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Scottish Catholic Church compared surrogacy to trafficking
- The Times, 19 October 2019
Bioethics, a tumultuous story.
- La Croix, 22 June 2019
I Was A Surrogate: Here's What People Ask About Having A Baby For Someone Else.
- HuffPost, 18 June 2019
Parents should get automatic parental rights for surrogate children from birth, say law commissions.
- Independent, 7 June 2019