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Work 020 7242 2556
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Dawson Cornwell, Colin Rogerson, London, ENGLAND

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Colin Rogerson

Tel:
Work 0207 242 2556
Email:
Web:
www.dawsoncornwell.com
Dawson Cornwell

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Children

Position

Partner and Solicitor Advocate; specialises in all areas of children law, especially cases with an international element.  Has a recognised practice in the law relating to surrogacy and assisted reproduction and LGBT parenting cases. 

Reported cases include: Re M (Children) (Transgender Ultra Orthodox Jewish Father)  [2017] EWCA Civ 2165, Re A, B and C (UK Surrogacy Expenses) [2016] EWFC 33, Re AB (Surrogacy: Consent) [2016] EWHC 2643 (Fam), Re A and B (No 1 – Fact Finding) [2015] EWHC 1059 (Fam), Re A and B (No 2 – Parental Order) EWHC 2080 (Fam), In the matter of S (A Child) (Abduction: Hearing the Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1557, Re G and M [2014] EWHC 1561 (Fam), M v F and H [2013] EWHC 1901 (Fam), Re P-M [2013] EWHC 2328 (Fam), Re W [2013] EWHC 370 (Fam), Re L (A Child) (Brussels IIR: Recognition) [2012] EWCA Civ 1157.

Career

Trained at Dawson Cornwell; qualified 2011; Higher Rights of Audience 2012; Senior Associate 2017; Partner 2019

Member

Resolution; Executive Council Member of the American Bar Association Section of Family Law Assisted Reproductive Technology Committee (International Representation), A.R.T Fellow of the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys; Association of Lawyers for Children; UK LGBTI Family Law Institute; International Surrogacy Forum

Education

Nottingham Trent University - LLB Law (Sandwich), First Class (2007); Nottingham Law School – Legal Practice Course, Distinction (2008)


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Family

Within: Next Generation Partners

Colin Rogerson - Dawson Cornwell

Within: Family

Dawson Cornwell has the ‘greatest concentration of talent in the UK in international cases involving children’. This skilled team has substantial international expertise both at partner and associate level and it has an established Spanish desk and a newly formed Pakistan desk. Its lawyers cover 19 languages and its matrimonial and children teams are both well-placed to respond to complex and novel international cases. The group also has substantial expertise in other niche areas such as UHNW surrogacy. In addition the team has been involved in 17 reported cases in the past year. Anne-Marie Hutchinson OBE, QC (Hon) who receives so many plaudits has been described as a ‘living legend who has dominated the field of international children law for many years’ – she heads the children team. Kate Allen heads the matrimonial team. It has recently promoted three people to the partnership namely Lisette DuprĂ©; Jessica Reid and Colin Rogerson.

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