Alison Lee

Director, COLP, Head of Mental Capacity & LAA Admin

Alison is a Director at our North End office.

Alison heads Biscoes’ Mental Health & Capacity Team and personally specialises in Mental Cpacity & Court of Protection matters.

Alison has a number of years experience in surrogacy law, both UK and international. She prides herself on being able to assist intended parents in building the families they have always wanted.

Alison has two children herself and she understands the importance of being a parent and raising a family.

Alison is the firm's Compliance Officer for Legal Practice and Training Partner overseeing the correct implementation of SRA and other regulations as well as the continuing professional development of all staff.

Specialist expertise

  • Child Care cases for family member and Professional CAFCASS Guardians.
  • Adoption
  • Surrogacy and Fertility Law Issues.
  • Removal from jurisdiction cases including Hague convention cases.
  • Children residence / contact disputes
  • Court of Protection

Sector experience

  • Children Act 1989 - s.44 and s31
  • Adoption and Children Act 2002
  • Human Fertilisation and Embryology Acts 1990 &2008
  • Memberships
  • Resolution
  • Law Society Children Panel
  • Association of Lawyers for Children

Alison is currently the Chair of Trustees for the Charity Pompey in the Community a Local Charity which work closely with Portsmouth Football club to use football and sport to promote education, health and social inclusion especially amongst the young people of Portsmouth.

Alison is also a community Governor at Horndean Junior School with special responsibility for children protection policymaking and SEN provision at the school.

In her spare time, Alison likes to walk her Dalmatian dog and spend time with her partner and children.