About Amy

About Amy

Amelia Demma is a New York licensed attorney, admitted to the New York Bar in 1991, and founder of Law Office of Amelia Demma, P.C. providing services to those engaged in collaborative family formation, specifically egg, embryo and known sperm donation as well as surrogacy. Amelia began her career in assisted family building as a staff member at RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association in 2003 working on legislative matters specific to those struggling with infertility. She is credentialed in Family Mediation through Harvard Law School and in 2019 was awarded the Mary L. Landrieu Supporter of Adoption through Knowledge and Action by the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys at which she is a Fellow.

Amelia is a board member at the New York Attorneys for Adoption and Assisted Family Formation/NYAAFF and is a committed provider to Men Having Babies’ Gay Parenting Assistance Program. Amelia served as President of the Board of Directors at RESOLVE New England, as a legal advisor to Parents Via Egg Donation/PVED and as a legal advisor to the Society for Ethics in Egg Donation and Surrogacy/SEEDS where she is currently a member. Amelia was the New York State Captain for RESOLVE’s Virtual Advocacy Day in 2020 and again in 2021 she lead a team of more than 50 New Yorkers concerned about the protections of families formed by assisted means in a lobbying effort with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. Amelia’s writing on assisted family formation was recently recognized as a ”Best Blog, 2021” by My Surrogate Moms Top Blogs 2021. Most importantly, Amelia Demma is the blessed parents of 26-year-old twins conceived through assisted means.

Amelia can be reached at Amelia.Demma@lawofficeofameliademma.com.