Legal Advice for Adoption Laws — 158 results
Written by attorney Laura Kalish, almost 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Decide on your target country Review which countries allow their children to be adopted internationally. Decide whether you have a particular affinity for a particular country (for... more
Written by attorney Ignacio Pinto-Leon, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Obtain authenticated copies from the adoption documents Get a copy of the adoption decree certified by the clerk of the court.
If you obtained a US birth certificate with the new last... more
Written by attorney Jacquelyn Tomlinson, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Adoptions can be a very rewarding area of law to practice. There are a few things that someone who is looking into an adoption proceedingneeds to know. First off, the Probate Courts of... more
Written by attorney Frank A Selden, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
First question... Is whether adoption is right for you. Here is where the choices begin when considering the best way to go about adding to your family.
* Know the adoption options for... more
Written by attorney Christopher Vaughn-Martel, over 3 years ago. STAFF PICK
What is Co-Parent Adoption? Generally speaking, adoption refers to the process of establishing a legal and permanent parent-child relationship where none existed. A typical example is the... more
Written by attorney Diana L. Powell, over 3 years ago. STAFF PICK
Often, during a divorce, common sense business owners lose
perspective and effectively trash a valuable asset due to lack of mutual
respect and responsibility. Early in
your divorce... more
Written by attorney Jason Reeves, over 1 year ago.
Adoption law is one of my favorite areas of the law to practice. Whether contested or uncontested, the end result most often results in a very happy family.
Generally speaking, for an... more
Written by attorney James W. Cushing, about 1 year ago.
When people ask me what I do at work, I often joke that I hear complaints and get yelled at all day. By that I mean, my clients come to me with complaints about others, or yell at or argue... more
Written by attorney Joseph Gufford, about 1 year ago.
Agency adoptions involve the placement of a child with adoptive parents by a public agency, or by a private agency licensed or regulated by the state.
Public agencies... more
Written by attorney Howard Van Den Heuvel, 7 months ago.
Michigan statutes regulate adoption formalities that require you to file a formal request to adopt, or petition, in the appropriate probate court. Beginning the adoption process An... more