I have been in private practice since 2009 focusing in the areas of divorce, custody,... more
I have been in private practice since 2009 focusing in the areas of divorce, custody, parenting time, child support, adoptionand property division. I am court-appointed as a guardian ad litem in guardianship, conservatorship and in difficult divorce matters. I also represent clients in misdemeanor and felony matters in all local district and circuit courts. Prior toprivate practice, I clerked f... view profile
Although many situations necessitate legal intervention, family issues are sensitive... more
Although many situations necessitate legal intervention, family issues are sensitive in nature. I provide civilized and professional legal counsel that prioritizes the needs of the family and client so as to minimize long term impact. I've handled many types of cases, including child custody when the parties have never been married, post judgment issues, guardianship and adoption. Each situatio... 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.