Adoptions are matters that our attorneys embrace and enjoy. They are usually celebratory times for a family. Adoptions require the attorney to complete extensive detailed work. Generally, an adoption will take three to twelve months to complete. An adopted child receives the same legal status and benefits of a party’s biological child. At Smith Wilson & Dennis, PC, our attorneys know that the adoption of a child is a time of joy and happiness for a family. We welcome the opportunity to serve a family in this life-changing event.
With over 60 years of combined legal experience, the attorneys at Smith Wilson & Dennis, PC are here to assist you during a life-changing event in your life. At Smith Wilson & Dennis, P.C., we understand adoption proceedings and provide counsel and advice. It is key to have experienced attorneys by your side to evaluate your case and determine the path in resolving your matter.
Termination of Parental Rights
An adoption may be joined or preceded by a termination of parental rights. In order to accomplish an adoption, the parental rights of one or both parents must be terminated. Terminating a parent’s rights may be a grueling and stressful process which can lead to extensive and expensive litigation. Having experience on your side during the termination and/or adoption process is key to accomplishing your goal of a forever family.
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The attorneys at Smith Wilson & Dennis, PC will help you navigate through the complexities of your adoption and/or termination matter to better understand your rights. It is paramount that you find an attorney skilled in this arena.
Smith Wilson & Dennis, PC can explain your rights and work to serve you. Contact our firm to schedule a consultation. It is essential that you find the “right” attorney that matches your needs and desires.