May 10, 2017 : The Happier Side of Family Law Practice? Adoption & Surrogacy Event

The Family Law Section of the Barristers Club presents
Young lawyers and those in transition often think of adoption and surrogacy as the happier side of family law-we examine.

Charles Spiegel, Esq.

May 10, 2017
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
MCLE: 1 Hour
Event Code: B171266
BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA

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Adoption and surrogacy are often thought of as the happier side of family law. Charlie Spiegel, divorce and custody mediator and collaborative practitioner, discusses how that may or may not be the case.
• Different types of common adoptions
• International adoption and surrogacy – challenges and risks
• Interstate differences
• Advocating for the kids: open adoption, open surrogacy?
• “Contact after” agreements
Barristers Family Law Section Co-Chairs: Amanda Gordon, Dora Larson, and Anna Rudman Santos