Our Illinois adoption attorneys provide efficient and cost-effective solution to your adoption needs. Adoption can be a difficult and frustrating process. We are here to help. With the experience necessary to make the process smooth and efficient and above-and-beyond client service, we will cut through the red tape for you and stand by your side every step of the way.
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Illinois adoption lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains some of the qualities you should look for when selecting your adoption attorney.
In this article, our Illinois adoption attorneys explain adoptions in Illinois and the Illinois Adoption Act. We discuss in detail the different types of adoption:
In order to be elligible to adopt in Illinois you must not have a legal disability, have lived in Illinois for at least 6 months, and have a good reputation.
We also explain who can be adopted in Illinois:
Illinois adoption attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains Illinois paternity law.
In this article, our Illinois adoption lawyers explain the termination of the biological parents’ parental rights a prerequisite to adoption. We discuss the exceptions to this requirement, such as deceased biological parents. We also explain the different processes for voluntary termination of parental rights and involuntary termination of parental rights.
Illinois adoption attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains multiple child support payments under Illinois child support laws.
In this article, our Illinois adoption attorneys explain the Illinois adoption process. Adoption in Illinois is initiated by filing an adoption petition in the appropriate circuit court. We explain where to file the adoption petition, which documents must accompany it, the filing deadline, and notice and service requirements. The next step in the process is an interim order hearing to decide who will have temporary parental responsibilities for the child during the pendency of the case. Finally, our Illinois adoption lawyers explain what to expect at the final hearing, obtaining a judgment for adoption, and how to obtain a revised birth certificate.