Appeals In the Interest of S.N.V., a Child, and Concerning C.A.T.

Cynthia Lee Ciancio

Case Conclusion Date:December 21, 2011

Practice Area:Appeals

Outcome:Court of Appeals overturned an adverse ruling at the trial court level.

Description:Our client was raising a child that was the subject of a non-written surrogacy agreement. The biological Mother later sought custody of the child. We sought standing for a maternity action and we lost at the trial court level. The case was overturned by the Court of Appeals who agreed that our client had standing to seek maternity. The case is still pending at the Supreme Court level.