Transgender Judgment: Woman denied access to 5 children

A transgender woman has been refused direct access to her children due to the discriminatory and trans-phobic practice of Ultra-Orthodox Judaism (Charedi).  Despite the resilience of the children and the inherent best interests being served by a child having direct contact with their parent, a High Court Judge has nonetheless supported the birth mother in […]

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Surrogacy & Employment Rights

Do Intended Parents have the right to receive maternity or paternity leave where a surrogate mother has given birth to a child? As from 5th April 2015, the Children and Families Act grants applicants for Parental Orders in surrogacy arrangements the ability to choose to take shared Parental Leave within the first year after their child’s birth. […]

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Same-sex relationship: Acquiring parental rights

There are many ways for same sex couples to have children and fulfill their dreams of having a family.  The parenthood and fertilisation laws are developing to keep pace with each other, but it is important to seek legal advice on matters where you are unsure. Same Sex Female Couples A same sex female couple […]

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Civil Partnership Act 2004

The Civil Partnership Act 2004 has changed the law to allow couples who were in a same sex relationship to formally register their relationship. The Act conveys to civil partners basically the same rights and responsibilities as married couples enjoy, providing protection upon death or separation. Pre-Civil Partnership Agreements For further financial security you may […]

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LGBT & Gay Rights

Why Choose Us? While the firm is a highly professional City based law firm dealing with almost every issue encountered in the LGBT community, both in daily life or in business, we take a no-nonsense approach to the law. Continue reading→

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Gay Friendly Solicitors (LGBT legal advice)

In short, we handle all types of legal issues encountered by the gay community on a daily basis both in their personal life and business. We offer a sensitive and professional approach and have a proven track record. Our experience makes us one of the most well known LGBT legal advisors in London, but who […]

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LGBT & Gay Law

The Senior Partner of the firm started this niche practice to specifically deal with issues faced by the LGBT community and we have a dedicated client manager specialising in this area.

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