Adoption

Our specialist adoption solicitors have extensive experience in all kinds of adoption cases, whether it be step parent, international or adoption from care we will be able to offer advice on the best course of action for your individual circumstances.

If you would like to discuss your adoption situation with our solicitors complete our online form to request a free initial appointment.

Our specialist adoption solicitors are approved by and members of many key associations which enhance our ability to help you, including: the Law Society Children Panel, the law society advanced family law panel, members of resolution.

Adoption is a complicated process and it is important to seek expert legal advice to ensure that you are prepared for all eventualities.

Can I adopt?

Anyone over the age of 21 is eligible to be considered to adopt if they can provide a permanent, stable, caring and loving environment for a child. An assessment to ensure you are capable of providing for a child’s needs will be required but you cannot be ruled out for consideration based on: marital status, employment, race or religion, sexuality, age or disability.

Who can be adopted?

Children under the age of 18 are eligible for adoption, unless they are or have been married.

Areas of specialisation

                     • Step parent adoption

•Adoption by relatives

•Adoption from care

• Same sex couple adoption

• International adoption

• Children to be adopted from abroad

• Post adoption problems

• Special guardianship orders

Contact us for a free telephone consultation on 020 8543 3302 / 020 8767 0800