Karen Holden

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2021-01-28 at 22:19:59

Karen Holden is the founder of A City Law Firm – a Legal 500 firm awarded for its progressive work in surrogacy and alternative families work including international adoption , co-parenting and donor agreements. It’s been a leader in this field since inception . Karen was invited & given freedom of the city for her pioneering equality work which is an accolade rare for women in London. Her team handle surrogacy in the UK, Canada , USA and have assisted complex arrangements in the Ukraine , Germany and recently Greece . They support you from thinking about surrogacy ; to starting your journey to the final legal elements in the U.K. granting you full parental rights . Also should anything go wrong Karen steps in and will assist with surrogacy litigation successfully gaining parental rights when things have gone wrong . Recent cases include : A Ukraine surrogacy denied , intended parents separate during the process and a U.K. surrogate refusing to sign the parental order all successfully resolved

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Many intended parents need to travel abroad in the coming weeks and months for the birth of their child(ren) via cross-border surrogacy. Chinese healthcare authorities now have the best understanding of Co-Vid-19, how it spreads and how to prevent this. Note that animals cannot spread the virus. If you are travelling to a high risk […]

______________________________________________________________________________ Preliminary studies from China show no evidence that if a surrogate was infected with Co-Vid-19 she would pass it on to the child she births. Additional Time Off Work for Your Surrogate Some intended parents may want their surrogate to take additional time off work or work from home. The former may incur significant […]

In my capacity as an expert on cross-border surrogacy globally, I was invited to an International Forum In Cambridge, UK on 29-30 June this year. Experts were weighted towards lawyers and non-profits from the UK, US & Australia, with reasonable representation from Switzerland,  China, Hong Kong, South Africa & New Zealand and much smaller representation of […]