Fiona Duffy

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Posted on 2016-01-21 at 10:11:08

 Fiona qualified as a solicitor in 1980. She is a partner in the firm of Patrick F. O’Reilly and Company in Dublin. She is a member and former chair of the Litigation Committee of the Law Society of Ireland. She is a member of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal and has just retired, after 10 years of service, as a member of the Circuit Court Rules Committee. She is a member of UK and Ireland LGBT Family Law Institute and works closely with LGBT Ireland. Fiona has in excess of 20 years’ experience working and advising on the law relating to Assisted Human Reproduction. She acts for and advises clients on fertility law to include surrogacy, donor conception and cross border parenting. Fiona’s expertise and reputation in this area of law is highly regarded and recognised both in Ireland and internationally. She has written extensively on Surrogacy and is regularly asked to speak at conferences 


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