1 Jul, 2021
UK High Court awards parenthood following international surrogacy, despite potential illegality in the country of birth
The High Court has awarded legal parenthood to a British couple who had a little boy via a surrogacy arrangement which (without the parents’ knowledge) may have been unlawful in the country where their baby was born (country Z). NGA Law successfully represented the parents in the case of Re A-B (2020) and we are delighted to see this family finally safe and legally recognised in the UK. What were the facts of this case? The intended parents were both British, although the in...
4 Jun, 2021
Jade and Heidi have written an article, published by Resolution in The Review, about FC V MC , an important decision on same-sex parenting where the High Court ruled in favour of a non-birth lesbian mother seeking parental responsibility despite her lack of legal parenthood. Read the full article here. We are a leading law firm for LGBT+ families and pride ourselves in our approach to modern family law. We offer trusted professional care, knowing how important it is for our LGB...
This week is National Surrogacy Week! We are pleased to have helped over a thousand surrogacy families with their journeys and continue to immerse ourselves in surrogacy law, with the aim to find creative solutions and navigate the law efficiently. https://t.co/jBwgmpbWiR https://t.co/ujRArku6Oj
Some really kind words from one of our clients. We are so lucky to have helped hundreds of people through the legal aspects of their surrogacy journey and when we get to be a part of their sibling journeys too, it makes it all the more special ❤️ https://t.co/CZrYHFBCL3
The law around surrogacy has seen little change since they were written in the 1980s. We want to make surrogacy as simple as we can for surrogates and intended parents. Please join us in signing our petition to make this change possible! https://t.co/tduDN3sd7Q
Is UK law changing the way it views commercial surrogacy arrangements? (The Review, Issue 206, July 2020)
- The Review, 28 July 2020
Family planning: how Covid-19 has placed huge strains on all stages of surrogacy
- The Guardian, 14 June 2020
Surrogacy Is Complicated—Then Add a Global Pandemic
- Marie Claire, 17 May 2020
Parents are hiring jets to see their surrogate children for the first time
- Wired, 13 May 2020