Unexpected Challenges Adoptive Parents Can Face

March 07, 2022

If you are planning on adopting a child, there can be unexpected challenges you’re likely to face along the way. While most will be within your control, some will be outside your control. Hence, you may find yourself enlisting the services of a legal mind like Lisa R. Howard P.L.L.C. to navigate some of those challenges.  In this article,… Read more »

What Should I Expect as a Prospective Adoptive Parent?

February 21, 2022

In the United States, there are two main ways that an adoptive person can go through the adoption process. A couple who wants to do an OKC adoption can choose either to adopt through an agency, or to go through a private adoption arrangement. Either choice comes with advantages and disadvantages, and it is important… Read more »

What are the Four Types of Adoption?

February 07, 2022

If you’re looking to adopt a child now available for adoption, there are several ways to undertake this life-changing process. None of the Oklahoma City adoptions are easy as 123, so we’ve outlined a few different types for you. Foster Care Adoption is the only option for some youngsters because their biological parents can no… Read more »

Adult Adoption: Things You Should Know

January 24, 2022

Are you wondering if is possible to adopt an adult? Most people are not aware that it is possible to adopt an adult. We’ve put together this article for people like you if—this article highlights the adult adoption process and how an adoption attorney can help. But let’s clear this up right away: What is… Read more »

How Does the Foster Care System Work?

January 10, 2022

So, how exactly does adoption stemming from the foster care system for children work?  One great piece of advice we have right off the bat no matter what kind of background you are coming from is to hire an adoption attorney.  For instance, if you are in Oklahoma, take a look at hiring an Oklahoma City Adoption Attorney. … Read more »

How Long can the Adoption Process Take, on Average?

December 20, 2021

Are you considering adopting a child but not sure how long the process would take? Don’t fret. In this article, we tell you everything you need to know about adopting a child. There are nearly 120, 000 children that have no home in the United States. Some live-in foster homes: others live in the streets,… Read more »

Why You Need an Adoption Attorney

December 06, 2021

Okay, so you want to adopt a child.  You can just go ahead and do that, right?  The process should be simple.  You want a child, and a child needs a home.  Why would you need an attorney at all, right?  WRONG!!  Adopting a child is not that easy.  There are regulations and legal procedures to follow that can… Read more »

What Resources Do We Have as Adoptive Parents?

November 22, 2021

In the U.S., 100 million people have experienced a form of adoption in their immediate families. The adoption process, or being placed within the foster care system, has been shared by many.  With so many unique families within America, there’s a necessary need for resources to be available to them. But, most of all, for… Read more »

How Adoption Can Change Your Life

November 08, 2021

How Adoption Changes Your Life Becoming an adoptive parent changes your life in ways you may never have known. The joy that a child brings to your life is incredible.  In the beginning, you should expect a period of transition for both you and the child you adopted.  Life will normally be more complicated in the… Read more »

Adoption Pricing: How an Attorney Can Help

October 18, 2021

When you think of adoption, you are likely to think of only the legal parenting between a parent and child. Unknown to many, adoption also extends to other areas, namely inheritance, legal, and tax responsibilities. It also covers adults who wish to be adopted after turning 18.  While numerous factors will inform your decision to… Read more »

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