by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2021-01-12 at 03:35:07

Legal Considerations for Irish Nationals Engaging in Surrogacy

Whether you are single or partnered, male or female, engaging with a surrogate in Ireland, the UK or another country, it is vital to understand the legal rights and responsibilities that apply to you and your surrogate or egg donor. Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan are one of the few Irish law firms specialising in this area. This session provides an overview of what you need to consider, what documentation will be required, who is recongnised as legal parents anfd waht processes you can undertake to ensure Irish citizenship is awarded to your new-born, whereever they are born.

Annette Hickey, Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan Solicitors


Understanding Surrogacy Terminology

This pandemic situation has brought everyone’s life to a standstill. So, if you are an intended parent looking for a surrogacy program, there are certain precautions and factors you must consider beforehand. Are agencies still operating surrogacy programs during the Covid-19 outbreak? Nearly all surrogacy agencies continue to accept intended parents, although in Georgia new […]

As 2019 comes to a close, it is worth looking back over the year at some of the trends as well as learnings in regard to Family building thru Surrogacy and or Egg Donation globally. Over the year, we ran 10 seminars in Australia, 8 in Europe, 1 in New Zealand, our National Australian conference […]

The issue of COVID-19 vaccine administration in pregnancy is a really contentious topic. Various professional organizations have offered guidance that has ranged from a strong endorsement of receiving vaccination to a more cautious stance. Evidence is showing that pregnant women are a high-risk category. What this means is if surrogates contract Covid and this develops […]