Raising adoption awareness

November 9, 2016

November is National Adoption Awareness Month and for families considering adoption, it’s the perfect time to begin planning. There are several avenues to pursue adoption and a smart first step for all of them is to consult an attorney. Whether a private adoption or through an agency, an attorney will be crucial through the adoption process to help a family avoid a misstep that could lead to heartache down the road, like cases that sometimes make the news when biological parents are able to challenge a legally unsound adoption. Families preparing to adopt should take a hard look inward and make sure everything is in order. The law is designed to make...

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