Our McHenry County adoption attorneys will give your adoption matter the attention and care it deserves. With experience, above-and-beyond client service, and affordable rates, we are here to make the adoption process as smooth as possible for you and your family.
Please contact our friendly
McHenry County Adoption Attorneys
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See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.
Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.
In this article, our McHenry County adoption lawyers explain the different types of adoption in McHenry County Illinois. Related adoption occurs when one of the parents is related to the adoptee. Agency adoption is when the adoption is from an adoption agency. Private adoption occurs when neither parent is related to the child and the adoption is not through an agency. Standby adoption occurs when a terminally ill parent agrees to the adoption in advance. Finally, adoption of an adult occurs when the adoptee is over the age of 18.
In this article, our McHenry County adoption lawyers explain the eligibility requirements to adopt a child in Illinois. In order to adopt, you must not have a legal disability, you must have lived in Illinois for at least 6 months unless you are a member of the armed forces, and you must have a good reputation. We also discuss who may be adopted in McHenry County, Illinois.