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Dawson Cornwell, Colin Rogerson, London, ENGLAND

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Colin Rogerson

Tel:
Work 0207 242 2556
Email:
Dawson Cornwell

Work Department

Children

Position

Senior Associate 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.

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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Colin Rogerson - Dawson Cornwell

Within: Family

Dawson Cornwell is a ‘leader in the field of international children’s law offering a bespoke service to clients from all walks of life in many different countries who want the best legal representation and support’. Anne-Marie Hutchinson OBE, QC (Hon) has a ‘stellar reputation’ particularly in the field of child abduction. It also has ‘some excellent practitioners in the area of matrimonial finance’. The ‘excellentKate Allen has ‘impeccable judgement’ and Russell Bywater ‘passionately fights his clients’ corner’. Zoë Fleetwood ‘strives hard to achieve the right outcome and to ensure that the client gets the best care’. Charlotte Conner is also ‘very supportive of her clients’. The team has a number of ‘first-class younger lawyers who are also beginning to make their mark’ among them senior associate Colin Rogerson who is an ‘unsung hero both domestically and internationally’ particularly in the area of surrogacy, parentage and assisted reproduction. Jessica Reid has an ‘excellent manner with clients’. The ‘diligentJames Netto has a ‘wide breadth of experience in child abduction’ and Caroline Korah ‘works tirelessly for her clients providing practical and supportive legal advice’.

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