by Sam everingham
Posted on 2017-05-05 at 01:34:26
Erin is the Principal Solicitor of Steiner Legal and a family and surrogacy lawyer from Sydney. Erin has extensive experience in the areas of surrogacy, including acting on behalf of both Intended Parents, Surrogates and Egg Donors in relation to domestic altruistic surrogacy. Erin has also advised clients on international surrogacy and adoption within the Australian legal framework. Erin and her team are passionate about assisting those that cannot start a family through natural conception, and they recognise the importance of having a knowledgeable, supportive and proficient legal team who care and are committed to their clients and their families. Erin and her team have made several successful Applications for Parentage Orders to the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and are now assisting some clients have their second and third children through surrogacy.
Surrogacy is regulated in most Australian states & territories. This means there is no uniform law nationally. Currently, there are no surrogacy laws in the northern territory, Victoria and South Australia have progressed significant reforms recently. Commercial surrogacy is illegal in Australia Only Altruistic surrogacy is permitted and the intended parents have to cover all […]
Planned single parenting used to be a trend only seen amongst single women using donor sperm. But in recent years, with the increasing popularity of surrogacy in Australia and abroad, more and more gay males are opting to bring up children on their own. Surrogacy programs in countries without any surrogacy law have emerged recently […]
What is a surrogate? The word surrogate just means appointed to act in the place of. Surrogacy refers to an arrangement whereby a woman agrees to become pregnant for the purpose of gestating and giving birth to a child for a couple or single person with the intention of giving that child to that person/people […]