03 Oct, 2014

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Court unlocks ‘nonsensical’ law for surrogacy parents who miss six month deadline to secure parental status

Until now, intended parents could only apply to become legal parents within six months of the birth of their child.  But in a key ruling today, the President of the High Court

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02 Oct, 2014

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Surrogacy transformed my life, but is it morally acceptable?

In 2011, the NGA team helped Alice Jolly and her husband to complete their family through US surrogacy after an incredibly difficult journey of repeated miscarriages and stillbirth.  Alice is a novelist

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22 Aug, 2014

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Baby Gammy case sparks debate about surrogacy law reform

We have been busy over the last few weeks speaking to the media about the baby Gammy case and why surrogacy law needs to be brought up to date.  Amidst a

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29 Apr, 2014

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Richard published in The Review on mediation and fertility law disputes

Mediation is an increasingly common way of resolving family disputes, and can be an effective alternative to lengthy and stressful court proceedings in appropriate cases. Richard, who is a trained

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17 Nov, 2013

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NGA recognised as a leading law firm by Legal 500 and Chambers

NGA is delighted to have been included in both Legal 500 2013 and Chambers 2014.  Published annually each autumn, the two directories conduct independent research before ranking the leading lawyers in the UK. Legal 500 (2013),

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12 Sep, 2013

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NGA hosts House of Commons reception to celebrate the grant of maternity leave rights for surrogacy

We were thrilled to host a reception at the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday evening to celebrate the change to UK law giving parents through surrogacy rights to maternity leave

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26 Mar, 2013

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The NGA family is growing again

I am delighted to post two pieces of exciting news about the NGA family. First, a big welcome to Richard Perrins, a solicitor who has joined our team this month

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15 Mar, 2013

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International surrogacy – UK High Court judge awards parenthood to non-British gay dads

The decision in Re A & B (Parental Order: Domicile) represents another landmark ruling for NGA – a parental order having been granted to a non-British gay couple following the

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22 Jan, 2013

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Natalie talks to Red Magazine on the 101 ways to make a family

Red Magazine has a feature this month about alternative routes to parenthood. From Melanie and her husband who have surrogate twiblings born five days apart, to gay dads with twins

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15 Nov, 2012

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Maternity leave rights to be introduced for parents through surrogacy

Some days I feel very proud of what we do here, and today is one of those days. After a campaign of more than five years, I am thrilled to

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