Fertility, Surrogacy and Family Lawyer
Sarah Jefford is a fertility, surrogacy and family lawyer assisting people across Australia. Sarah was an IVF mum, an egg donor and a surrogate, delivering a baby for two dads in in 2018. Sarah advocates for best practice surrogacy arrangements that promote the best interests of the child and supports intended parents and surrogate teams to form long-lasting relationships.
Sarah produces the Australian Surrogacy Podcast and publishes the free Surrogacy Handbook, and blogs about all things surrogacy and donor conception. In 2020, she published More Than Just a Baby: A Guide to Surrogacy for Intended Parents and Surrogates.
If you are entering into a surrogacy arrangement within Australia or overseas, Sarah can provide assistance to the intended parents or the surrogate and their partner including all advice, drafting the agreement and parentage orders.
Sarah can assist intended parents who pursuing surrogacy overseas and want to know the options and processes for returning to Australia. You can book a consult with Sarah below.
If you are entering into a donor arrangement, be sure to get legal advice about the options and processes before conception. Sarah can provide advice about all the options, your rights and responsibilities and the best way forward.
Are you considering becoming a surrogate within Australia? Sarah provides free initial advice for surrogates.
You can book in for a consult with Sarah below.