Posted on 2016-12-21 at 06:04:33
Colin has specialised in family law since qualifying as a solicitor in 2011. In 2014, Colin received a “Rising Star under 40 in the Legal Profession” award from the LGBT Bar Association and Interlaw Diversity Forum, in recognition of outstanding legal professionals under the age of 40 who have distinguished themselves in their field and demonstrated a profound commitment to LGBT equality. Colin is a frequent speaker at conferences both within the UK and internationally on surrogacy law and other areas of family law. He has authored a number of articles in the media and in legal journals and has given interviews to the media, including CNN. He is a member of the P3 Network and a Founding Member of the UK LGBT Family Law Institute. He is an Associate Member of the American Bar Association and the only lawyer from Europe on its Assisted Reproductive Technology Executive Council.
On 19/20 June 2021, , Growing Families are hosting their first face-to-face conference in two years – Australia’s 10th Surrogacy & Donor Conference. Spurred on by Australia’s record low covid rates, the donor and surrogacy community’s need for connection, discounted domestic air travel and the desire to leave home, if only for a weekend, Growing […]
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 […]
Surrogacy is an exciting journey and an ideal option when you are unable to conceive on your own. However the current Covid-19 pandemic brings added stress to both surrogates and intended parents, particularly when working at a great distance from each other. So during surrogacy arrangements now more than ever, a relaxed mind is essential […]