- University of Michigan, 2001
- University of Michigan Law School, 2003
- 2004, New York
Alexis Cirel Named to Baby Quest Foundation Board of Directors01/28/2022
Non-Profit Awards Grants to Help Finance Advanced Fertility Treatments
Alexis Cirel, Partner in the Matrimonial Group and Founding Chair of the Fertility Law Group at Warshaw Burstein, LLP, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Baby Quest Foundation.
Partner Alexis Cirel published in Trust & Estates magazine01/24/2022
Partner Alexis Cirel has published an article in the latest issue of Trust & Estates magazine discussing novel legal issues prompted by scientific advances in the world of assisted reproduction.
Alexis Cirel interviewed for Robyn on Parental Leave Policies01/11/2022
Alexis Cirel, a partner in the Matrimonial and Family Law Group and Co-Chair of the Fertility Law Group, was recently interviewed on the topic of parental leave policies that account for nontraditional family structures in an article for Robyn, an online community focusing on support and parental wellness for expecting, new and hopeful-to-be parents.
Fifteen Warshaw Burstein Lawyers Ranked as 2021 Super Lawyers10/05/2021 | Super Lawyers
Fifteen Warshaw Burstein lawyers were ranked as 2021 Super Lawyers in their respective practice areas in the New York Metro area, including three lawyers who were ranked on the Rising Stars list.
Alexis Cirel Featured within Law.com "How I Made Partner" Spotlight09/15/2021
Fertility Law Group practice leader Alexis Cirel featured within Law.com Q&A “How I Made Partner” spotlight.
Warshaw Burstein’s Fertility Law Group will sponsor the upcoming Men Having Babies East Coast Surrogacy Conference & Gay Parenting Expo on September 18-19, 202109/10/2021
The elite professionals comprising Warshaw Burstein’s Fertility Law Group were invited to be a sponsor of the upcoming Men Having Babies East Coast Surrogacy Conference & Gay Parenting Expo.
EVENT RECAP- Alexis Cirel Joined Dr. Anate Brauer, IVF Director at Shady Grove Fertility for an Instagram Live on August 6, 2021.08/05/2021
Dr. Anate Brauer, IVF Director at Shady Grove Fertility and Alexis L. Cirel Fertility Law Group Leader at Warshaw Burstein, LLP hosted an Instagram Live on August 6th discussing Surrogacy, Infertility and more.
Fertility Law Group hosted "Surrogacy in Sag Harbor: Your Family, Your Way" Event.07/30/2021
Our Fertility Law Group hosted an event, Surrogacy in Sag Harbor: Your Family, Your Way. It was a perfect evening celebrating the Child-Parent Security Act with incredible fertility leaders and reproductive health advocates.
Fertility Law Group hosted "From Generation to Generation: An Introduction to Building Your Family with New York's New Surrogacy Law"06/30/2021
The event was designed to educate intended parents and the public on what the path to surrogacy looks like now that the Child-Parent Security Act has made compensated gestational surrogacy legal in New York State.
Q&A With Alexis Cirel: How One Passionate Attorney and Mom Helped Pass New York's Child-Parent Security Act05/10/2021
Fertility Law Group leader, Alexis Cirel, sat down with GoStork to discuss her journey to help develop and pass the Child-Parent Security Act.
Alexis Cirel Featured on Divorce Dialogues Podcast04/29/2021
Fertility Law Group practice leader Alexis Cirel joined Katherine Miller on a new episode of Divorce Dialogues to discuss the relationship between surrogates and intended parents under the CPSA.
Special Consideration of the Surrogacy “Journey” and its Joint Undertakings03/30/2021
On February 15, 2021, the Child-Parent Security Act (CPSA) became law in New York. Codified as Family Court Act Article 5-C, the CPSA is a revolutionary and sweeping new law that applies to children conceived using assisted reproductive means including gestational surrogacy. Gestational surrogacy is, an arrangement in which a woman (the “surrogate”) enters into a “surrogacy agreement” to become pregnant with and give birth to a child to whom she has no genetic connection, with the intent that someone else (the “intended parent(s)”) be the child’s legal parent.
Partner Alexis L. Cirel Speaks on Panel titled: "Compensated Gestational Surrogacy is Legal in NYS — Now What?"03/15/2021Fertility Law practice leader Alexis Cirel spoke to New York Women's Bar Association members about New York State's new compensated surrogacy law, the Child-Parent Security Act.
Partner Alexis L. Cirel Featured on RESOLVE's Kitchen Table Conversation Series02/22/2021
In a new episode of RESOLVE's Kitchen Table Conversations, partner Alexis L. Cirel discusses her advocacy work to make compensated surrogacy a reality in New York State and what it took to pass the Child-Parent Security Act.