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10Nov, 15
collaborative divorce raleigh nc family law

No doubt about it, divorce is usually an emotionally and financially stressful process. But it is possible to have a peaceful legal separation or divorce—even addressing alimony, child support and child custody issues—without going to court. Through collaborative law, both parties are represented by their attorneys and agree to resolve their differences out of court,… Read More

9Oct, 15

Why should you hire an adoption lawyer? Because things are not always as they seem, even in the adoption industry. Parents looking for children to adopt can be matched online with a mother who wants to place her child for adoption. There are also online resources for paperwork. So if everyone in the process is in agreement, who needs a lawyer? Besides, lawyers… Read More

23Sep, 15

When a parent with custody of a child remarries, stepparent adoption is a great (and legal) way for the current parents with custody to form a bond with their child. With a stepparent adoption, your husband or wife can assume all the responsibilities of a biological parent and become your child’s legally recognized guardian. At the… Read More

9Sep, 15

When a parent places a child for adoption with someone (other than a very close relative) who lives in another state, it is called an interstate adoption. Adoptions across state lines must follow the rules in the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children. Special rules apply to interstate adoptions. Adoptions across state lines must… Read More