ADOPTION Stepparent & Relative Adoption STEPPARENT ADOPTION Stepparent adoption is exciting because it is the opportunity to make the children you are raising legally your own. For a stepparent to adopt their stepchild, the other parent will have to terminate their parental rights or simply not be known. For a stepparent to complete an adoption, … Read more
ADOPTION LAW Domestic Adoption PRIVATE ADOPTION In short, private adoption is a domestic adoption in which the prospective birth mother and hopeful adoptive parents work with a private adoption agency. Most of the time, “private adoption” is just another way of referring to U.S. domestic infant adoption. The role of an adoption law attorney varies … Read more
ADOPTION LAW Stepparent & Relative Adoption RELATIVE ADOPTION Content pending.
Adoption Law Domestic Adoption DOMESTIC INFANT ADOPTION Domestic adoption is the adoption of a child born in the United States by parents who are citizens of the United States. Typically, in the domestic adoption process, the birth mother chooses adoption for her baby and is matched with prospective parents who work with an adoption agency to … Read more
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FAMILY LAW Custody & Parenting RELOCATION Our family law attorneys are experienced in representing parents who are seeking permission to relocate or defend against an attempt to relocate by the other parent; often through a court proceeding or out-of-court negotiations. The most important consideration outside of the legal parameters, is the wellbeing of the child(ren) … Read more
FAMILY LAW Divorce LEGAL SEPARATION Legal separation is much different than an informal separation where the couple may simply live apart. The court uses legal separation as a tool to determine the responsibilities and rights of each spouse. This is done without dissolving the marriage. Many of the same issues that are addressed in a … Read more
FAMILY LAW Divorce PROPERTY DIVISION Our attorneys have experience handing the division of property ranging from low monetary value to high value assets. What property or assets that are important to you may not be important to someone else in similar circumstances. Our attorneys can help settle property disputes, the division of assets, and address … Read more
ESTATE & TRUSTS Estate Planning Services Revocable & Irrevocable Trust Content pending.