Stephen has practised in family law since 1987 . He has been an accredited family law specialist since 1996 and is a partner of Page Provan Lawyers. He has acted for surrogacy clients throughout Australia since 1989. Stephen writes the Australian Surrogacy and Adoption Blog. A renowned international expert and recent dad via domestic surrogacy. Stephen has appeared in the media frequently. In the last five years he has been a regular conference speaker on the legal aspects of surrogacy globally. He is a Fellow, International Academy of Family Lawyers; the International Representative, American Bar Association, Artificial Reproductive Treatment Committee and Founder of the LGBT Family Law Institute Australia.