The opportunity to grow your family through adoption can be beyond rewarding. But, choosing to adopt a child or give a child up for adoption are life-changing decisions that should be made carefully. Having a seasoned lawyer on your side can help you bypass any potential misunderstandings so that you can begin to build a life with your adopted child. Stoffel Law, LLC will provide you with the support and know-how you need to avoid further complications after your adoption is complete.
How can Stoffel Law, LLC help with your adoption case?
Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, Stoffel Law, LLC provides experienced legal representation for family law cases relating to adoption and other areas such as:
Why Stoffel Law, LLC?
The adoption process can be very complex and requires an experienced adoption attorney with the ability to properly handle the legal process from start to finish. Having been adopted himself, Stoffel Law, LLC family attorney, Bryan Stoffel, is committed to helping families build or maintain a forever happy home.
Outside of his own adoption, Bryan has extensive experience in aiding families with adoptions. He provides legal assistance that is both based on his pure passion for adoption and his expertise to help you know what to expect at each turn.
What does the adoption process look like?
According to Indiana family law, the other biological parent’s consent may not be required in the event of:
- parental abandonment for at least six (6) months;
- no support for at least one (1) year or failure to make support payments’
- no communication for at least one (1) year; and/or
- parental unfitness to care for the child
In all other cases, the consent of the other biological parent may be necessary. If you are interested in adopting; or having your new spouse or other third-party adopt your child, you want to be sure that the process is handled correctly the first time around. Stoffel Law, LLC would be honored to assist you in the adoption process.
Wondering what the adoption process will look like for you? Click here to arrange a free adoption consultation or call (317) 674-8222.