I have a passion for adoption that derives from firsthand and family experience. My... more
I have a passion for adoption that derives from firsthand and family experience. My aunt started the first international adoption program in Georgia, and she and her husband adopted two children from Korea . . . my first cousins. Years later when I was married and yearning for children, my aunt assisted my husband and me in adopting our sweet daughter from Peru. In my eighteen years of p... view profile
I am a long time Georgia resident, and grew up in Cobb County Georgia where I have... more
I am a long time Georgia resident, and grew up in Cobb County Georgia where I have lived for over 20 years. I attended Emory University where I graduated with Honors and earned my BA in 2003. I went on to graduate from Georgia State College of Law in 2006. I have been practicing exclusively in Family Law for 7 years, and have also clerked for the Supreme Court of Georgia. I am an avid golfer an... view profile
Steve (Stephen M.) Worrall helps parents of minor children plan for the unthinkable,... more
Steve (Stephen M.) Worrall helps parents of minor children plan for the unthinkable, from a parent's perspective. He is the senior estate planning, probate and adoption attorney at The Manely Firm, P.C., with offices in Marietta, Atlanta, Canton, Lawrenceville and Savannah. He is an experienced wills, trusts and estate planning attorney, probate lawyer and adoption attorney in Marietta, Georgia... view profile
An adoption lawyer helps to place children with parents other than their birth parents. An adoption cuts off the birth parents' rights and responsibilities, and gives them to the adoptive parents. Once an adoption is final, the adopted child receives the same legal treatment as a biological child. Adoption is often an emotional time and an adoption lawyer can help you make the right decisions for the child.