Emily Doskow

Emily Doskow

Adoption Lawyer
Berkeley, CA




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About Me

I have been serving the LGBT community in the Bay Area for over 17 years, helping families protect their rights through adoptions, domestic partnership consultations, and formation and dissolution of legal relationships.

Practice Areas

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Client Review

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Andrea Leigh Palash
Andrea Palash

San Francisco, CA

Over 7 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I am also Emily's friend and endorse her as a mediator as well as an adoption lawyer. Emily has been on the cutting edge of parenting law for as long...
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1989 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2003 – present



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University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law


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2000 Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service, 1992-2000


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2006- present Member, Board of Directors

National Center for Lesbian Rights

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Showing 2 of 9 publications

2010 Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce

Nolo's Essential Guide to Divorce

2009 Making it Legal: A Guide to Same-Sex Marriage, Domestic Partnerships, and Civil Unions


Speaking Engagements

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2006 Adoption for Same-Sex Couples

at Same-Sex Adoption Workshop

2006 Issues for Same-Sex Couples Dissolving Relationships

at LGBT Center

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