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An expert in assisted reproductive technology law will help ensure that your family building matter proceeds smoothly. Our Online Member Directory lists the current fellows of the American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys in each State.
If you are interested in learning about building your family through adoption, please visit us at the (American Academy of Adoption Attorneys) clicking here.
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2015 Annual Conference Awards and Sponsorship Opportunities
Each year at the Annual Meeting, the President recognizes one or two Fellows who have contributed in an extraordinary way to the work of the Academy and improving the lives of children. The Awards are the President’s Award and the Amy Silberberg Award. This year there will be two additional awards including the Mentor Who Made A Difference and Fellow of Distinction. For more information including how to be a sponsor, click here..
Academy Writing Competition and Sponsorship Opportunities
The Academy is holding a Legal Writing Contest for: • The Best Adoption Legal Article • The Best ART Legal ArticleMore information on the Writing Competition and what you should do? Click here
AAARTA Deputy Director, Margaret Swain's Letter to Editor
Planet Hospital International Surrogacy. NY Times-Letter to the Editors
Margaret Swain, AAARTA Deputy Director, writes a letter to the New York Times discussing their article describing the Planet Hospital surrogacy program. Ms. Swain addresses the inexcusable and troubling issues that arise with unregulated programs.
Focus on an AAARTA Fellow
An Interview With Douglas Donnelly
Doug Donnelly is a big man with a big heart. When I sat down to interview him, his passion for his faith, his family, and adoption law burst from him, and he spoke with tears in his eyes. He explained that being emotional is in his DNA: “I am from a big Irish family and all too often tears are just beneath the surface.” Continue Reading . . .
Events in 2015
Salsa-2nd Annual Litigation Seminar
Salsa 2015 Announcement - Back by popular demand, two days of excellent litigation training at the Hotel Albuquerque on January 19-20, 2015. Open to Academy Fellows and non-Academy attorneys practicing adoption or ART law. Salsa 2015 Registration Form
Annual Conference - Fellows Only
Academy Fellows only join us April 26-29, 2015 in St. Pete Beach to fulfill your mandatory Academy CLE requirements. See 2015 Annual Conference Registration Form for more details and our Sponsorship Form if you are interested in being a sponsor. To make your reservation for St. Pete's click here: St. Pete, here we come!
Assisted Reproductive Technology Fall Conference - Open to All
Focusing exclusively on assisted reproductive technology law, our October 4-6, 2015 Fall Conference in Chicago will be open for registration in early February, 2015. Please check back then for complete registration information.