Adoption lawyer John Chally co-founds Open Adoption and Family Services. This is now the largest domestic adoption agency in the Pacific Northwest.
Sandy Hodgson joins the firm.
Adoption lawyer Sandy Hodgson joins the law firm. In addition to practicing adoption law, she also represents gestational carriers and intended parents in surrogacy and parentage matters, as well as […]
open adoption opened
Interest in surrogacy grows
Throughout the early 1990’s, John and Sandy experience increased interest from clients looking for non-legal assistance with surrogacy.
An Agency is born!
Northwest Surrogacy Center, LLC is founded in 1994 in Portland, Oregon by John and Sandy. They are the original, and only, employees for over a decade.
Two surrogacies were initiated this year.
Portland office expands to its current location.
California, here we come!
San Francisco, California office opens!
Time to grow!
The 3rd employee is finally hired. It was the wonderful Molly O’Shea and she still works here!