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We are a group of family lawyers located in Newcastle, NSW, Australia. Our philosophy is to provide sound and reasoned advice, to be your advocates and your experts in family law. We bring compassion to our work and we appreciate that no two relationships are the same.


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Surrogacy is an arrangement where a woman agrees to carry a baby for another person or couple. Surrogacy laws in New South Wales have only been around since 2006 which means in legal years, it’s very much still a newborn! Who can be a surrogate?......