Family lawyers Christine Barker and Liz Bottril are acting for Lauren Simon in respect of her ongoing financial claims against her husband which has since progressed to the Court of Appeal.
As Tom Daley has discovered, UK law is a minefield and not supportive of commercial arrangements; the same cannot be said for his husband’s homeland, the USA, where in many states commercial surrogacy is legal.
Liz Bottrill, David Burrows and Victoria Goodhall were invited to attend the Parliament building at Portcullis House this morning by the Office of Andrew Percy MP for the inaugural meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Surrogacy.
Liz Bottrill and David Burrows were invited to join Manchester Fertility's first open day last Sunday.
The question of who, in law, is or are the parent(s) of the child born is, as a moment's reflection will make obvious, a question of the most fundamental gravity and importance.