Sara R. Cohen, LL.B. is a fertility law lawyer based in Toronto, but with clients throughout Canada and beyond.  Sara is the founder of Fertility Law Canada and a partner at D2Law LLP where her practice is exclusively devoted to fertility law.  She acts on behalf of intended parents, surrogate mothers, egg donors, sperm donors, embryo donors, and other people involved with reproductive technologies.

 

Sara is frequently before the Ontario courts in obtaining declarations of parentage and non-parentage on behalf of intended parents, both Canadian and international.  She also provides legal advice to domestic and international fertility clinics, hospitals, cryobanks and businesses in the fertility industry. 

Sara is an adjunct professor of law at Osgoode Hall Law School where she teaches reproductive law, an elected fellow of the American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Attorneys (AAARTA), as well as the only Canadian representative on the Executive Council of the American Bar Association’s Family Law Section, ART Committee.  She is the Legal Co-Chair of the Ethics and Law Special Interest Group of the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society (CFAS), and the legal representative on the Ethics Committee at TRIO Fertility, one of the largest and most well-respected fertility clinics in Canada.  Sara was the co-chair of the first and second national conferences on fertility law in Canada, and was recently recognized as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada.  Sara is also a University of Haifa alum.