A free seminar explaining the practical, legal, financial and medical information regarding surrogacy is coming to Auckland.

The event is put on by Oregon Reproductive Medicine (ORM) who specialise in surrogacy, egg and embryo donation and will be held on Thursday 5 October from 6 – 8pm at the Novotel Auckland Ellerslie Hotel.

Speakers include New Zealand family law expert Margaret Casey QC, who is the leading New Zealand expert on domestic and international surrogacy cases. Casey has helped New Zealand clients with immigration and adoption issues and has been involved in helping clients secure parentage of their surrogate-born children.

Attendees will also hear from Stacie Ludlow who herself has been a surrogate and two of ORM’s team who have become father’s through the process of donor egg surrogacy, Global Programmes Director Craig Reisser and expert Erez Baron.


ORM has an almost 30-year history working in the surrogacy sector worldwide and have experience with helping LGBT+ couples and individuals become parents. 

Those interested are asked to send a RSVP email to

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