District of Columbia and Maryland Donor Agreement Attorney
Michele Zavos at ZAVOS LAW, recommends that anyone intending to use an egg, embryo, or sperm donor prepare a contract that sets out all of the agreements reached between the parties, including rights to confidentiality, disclosure of identities, payments, parental rights, court orders, and any other agreements that affect legal relationships to the child. Michele is experienced in advising clients of the legal issues raised by this path to parenthood and in drafting and reviewing egg donor, sperm donor, and embryo donation agreements.
Donor Agreement Services in the Washington, D.C. Area
Family formation lawyer, Michele Zavos, represents donors and prospective parents with legal services that include:
- Contract and other legal document drafting and review.
- Negotiating donation agreements.
- Connecting donors and prospective parents.
- Providing resources and support.
Many arrangements between donors and parents are unique. Michele makes sure that clients are protected by agreements that anticipate as many circumstances as possible. For example, is the donor relinquishing all parental rights? Will there be any contact at all? Are the parties remaining anonymous to each other? In short, Michele will work hard to ensure that the joy of building a family is not interrupted later on. Michele anticipates the unexpected.
Family Formation Lawyer Helping Clients with Donor Agreements
Michele’s clients include same-sex couples, single people, opposite-sex couples struggling with infertility, sperm donors, egg donors, and embryo donors from around the world. She works with doctors, agencies, fertility clinics, and the other party’s attorney to draft the best agreements and contracts possible. Michele also works with individuals seeking to grow their families through surrogacy, including intended parents in Europe, South America, and China.
Call a Donor Agreement Lawyer in Maryland and Washington, D.C.
People in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area considering forming a family through egg, sperm, or embryo donation should talk with Michele Zavos to learn how she can make a complex process smoother. To schedule an initial consultation, call 202-369-2516 or fill out the online contact form to get started.