The adoption process can result in a joyous addition to your family, but the process itself can be long and arduous. There can be many complexities families face and too much information for them to fully comprehend. Relying on the guidance of an established Dallas adoption attorney can help ease the tensions you might experience in the adoption process, so that you can focus on what really matters - your new family.
Lisa G. Garza has more than 25 years of legal experience, which she can draw from to help you through the complex adoption process.
There are a range of adoption options you can choose from or there might be a specific one you already have in mind. For many adoptions, the first step is to have the birth parents of the child voluntary relinquish their parental rights. Having the help of Attorney Garza can help guide you through any potential conflicts which might arise between you and the biological parents. We can also help you avoid scams or illegal adoption traps that some people fall into.
The exact process for adoption a child in Texas varies depending on the type of adoption (foster-to-adopt, domestic, international, etc.). In general, the Texas adoption process includes:
Our firm takes a personalized approach to helping parents navigate the adoption process. We understand that your situation is unique and we take the time to develop a tailored legal strategy that keeps you in mind instead of using a cookie-cutter approach. Our staff can stay in communication with you so you are fully aware of what is happening with the adoption process as we work toward helping you achieve the family you want.