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Hackensack Adoption Attorney

Parents Giving Children Piggyback Ride In GardenRepresenting the growing families of Hackensack and Bergen County

When families wish to grow and open their lives up to a child in need, adoption is a powerful way to give a child a bright future. Countless families selflessly open their lives and hearts to children who need a loving home. The process of adoption can be overwhelming and complicated. If you are considering adoption, you have a lot to consider about your future. There are many adoption options available and picking the right course for your family is imperative. Adoption is not limited to the parent/ child relationship. There are many instances where other family members have taken on the role of guardian for a child because the biological parent is unable and would like to seek adoptive rights. If you are considering the process of adoption, you may have a lot of questions. If you are facing a legal matter regarding adoption, you need to consult with an attorney. If you need legal advice or representation, contact Debra F. Schneider, Esq. for a consultation.

New Jersey adoption options

Adoption comes in many forms. Traditionally, there are parents who would like the family to grow and consider the process of adoption. There are times when someone acts as a guardian for the child over a long period of time and wish to formalize the relationship and offer benefits by legally adopting the child. Sometimes, stepparents have been such an immense part of their spouse’s child’s life that they want to solidify the relationship and make it official. When a parent can no longer take care of their child for various reasons, a family member may act as a guardian and choose to seek adoptive rights. Our firm represents adoptive families and birth parents in all forms of adoption-related legal matters. Some of the different types of adoption include:

  • Domestic adoption
  • International adoption
  • Stepparent adoption
  • Second-parent adoption
  • Adult adoption
  • Private adoption

Debra F. Schneider is committed to guiding clients through the process of adoption. Our firm handles all adoption legal issues, including legal matters involving biological parents who have been incarcerated or institutionalized. We will work through all issues that may arise with the adoption agency and prepare you for the process of the home study. The goal is to fully protect your rights and represent your interests throughout every step of adoption.

Contact a Hackensack adoption law firm with experience

Debra F. Schneider is committed to every client and family looking to open their hearts to a child in need. Our firm handles all adoption matters. Adoption is a lengthy, document-heavy, and detail-oriented process that could take over a year to complete. Debra F. Schneider, Esq. will work tirelessly to ensure that your rights are protected while guiding you through the process with the goal of concluding the matter in the best way possible. Debra F. Schneider, Esq. will handle extenuating circumstances, including agreements with biological parents, issues with agencies, and any applicable international adoption protocols. To learn more about how we can assist you, Contact the law office of Debra F. Schneider, Esq. for a consultation.

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