Yes, surrogacy is legal in Ohio. The state has comprehensive case law, specifically F. v. D.B., 879 N.E.2d 740 (2007), that expressly permits gestational surrogacy. These laws provide a clear legal framework for surrogacy agreements, ensuring that arrangements for singles, unmarried couples, and LGBTQ+ individuals are accommodated. Ohio’s statutes facilitate the issuance of pre-birth orders to establish the intended parents’ legal rights, showcasing the state’s progressive and supportive stance towards surrogacy.