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Morton & Gettys Adoption Attorneys: Inclusive Family Law for the Modern Family
The modern family has changed and so, too, has family law. At Morton & Gettys, our experienced adoption lawyers are committed to helping everyone create the family for which they long. Our family law attorneys have the skills to help all parents navigate the legalities along the path to their happily ever after.
At Morton & Gettys, our family law attorneys represent both birth and adoptive parents in a variety of cases, including:
- Adoptions through Social Services.
- Private adoptions.
- Stepparent adoptions.
- Single-parent adoptions.
- Same-sex and LBGTQ+ adoptions.
- Family adoptions, including grandparent adoptions.
- Adoptions involving assistive reproductive technology, including surrogacy.
- Termination of parental rights.
- Contested adoptions.
- Open adoptions.
- Paternity cases and paternity registries.
Adoption Attorneys with the Experience You Need
Even the easiest of adoptions requires exacting attention to detail. The consequences of failing to do so can be heartbreaking—and costly—in future years. The family law attorneys at Morton & Gettys have the legal experience to guide all families through the necessary steps, taking great care to make sure that all notifications are made, and legal requirements met in order to avoid problems later.
Our experienced adoption attorneys can help adoptive parents through the legal vetting and paperwork required to create their family, whether they’re adopting an older child from foster care or welcoming a newborn through a private adoption.
The family lawyers at Morton & Gettys can help birth parents explore options for their child. Our adoption attorneys can guide prospective parents step-by-step through surrogacy, making sure that the legal details are taken care of from start to finish.
Contact us today to see how the experienced adoption attorneys at Morton & Gettys can help you.
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Elizabeth Smith Owen
Michael B. Smith
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