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.
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 […]
How ‘twinning’ Facebook emojis connected a couple to their surrogate When Mark and David began their surrogacy search, they had no idea something as simple as a Facebook comment could lead them to their dream of starting a family. For many couples and individuals who find themselves in need of a surrogate, it can be […]
For the GLBTI community interested in family building, there is the choice of trying to make things work domestically or looking offshore. The easiest way to decide on a pathway is to meet face-to-face with both professionals and recent parents. In response, Growing Families is returning to its face-to-face seminar format in London and Dublin […]