Jennifer S Fairfax
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Jennifer S Fairfax

Adoption Lawyer
Silver Spring, MD

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

13 questions answered.

About Me

Jennifer has extensive experience in interstate and intrastate adoptions working with agencies and private placements. Her adoption experience is not unmatched by her ART experience in helping families grow or build through donors and gestational carriers. She works with heterosexual, gay, lesbian, transgender andsingle clients in the areas of adoption and surrogacy inlcuding donor contracts. She...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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If you are looking for the best in terms of adoption attorneys, look no further

Posted by: Robert 4 months ago.

We can't say enough good things about our two adoption experiences with Jennifer. We jokingly refer to her as a legal "pitbull" with a smile on her...

Twin adoption- live in VA, birth and adoption in DC

Posted by: Aimee about 1 year ago.

Jennifer and her staff helped my wife and I navigate the rapidly changing legal landscape for our family. Our sons were born in DC, but we reside in...
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Endorsements

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Robin A. Fleischner
Robin Fleischner

New York, NY

21 days ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I highly endorse Jennifer. A Trustee of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, her professionalism and knowledge in the field of adoption law...
Kimberly Mae Surratt
Kimberly Surratt

Reno, NV

Almost 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer as an Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorney. I have seen her work and know that she is competent in all that she does!
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Résumé

License

1999 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 05/26/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Jennifer Fairfax, LLC

Education

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1997 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Baltimore School of Law

Awards

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2015 2011 - 2015 Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers Magazine

Associations

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2011- present Board Member

American Academy of Adoption Attorneys


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Portfolio

Publications

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2013 Post Adoption Contact Agreements

Families for Private Adoption

2011 The Adoption Law Handbook

American Bar Association publication

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 24 occasions

2014 Adoption and ART

at Judicial Institute

2014 Adoption Around the Beltway

at District of Columbia Bar Foundation

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