Michelle has over 17 years experience in the legal profession and over eleven years... more
Michelle has over 17 years experience in the legal profession and over eleven years experience as an attorney in the private practice of law in Oregon. Her legal career began in 1995 as a volunteer in the Circuit Court in the State of Hawaii. As an undergraduate, Michelle interned for a firm specializing in insurance defense in Honolulu, Hawaii. During law school, she honed her legal skills ... 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.