by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2020-05-29 at 03:06:29

International  and domestic Surrogacy in Ireland – what you need to know

Ireland’s leading surrogacy law firm shares their advice, experience  and guidance surrounding surrogacy in Ireland, USA and Canada . This session aims to ensure your surrogacy journey is as safe as possible from choosing the clinic , throughout the pregnancy , after birth and bringing your baby home . Includes information about Irish fathers court application. Provides an update on the status of Ireland’s Assisted Human Reproduction Bill 2017.

Annette Hickey, Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan, Ireland


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