How do we adopt a new- born?
There are private and public adoptions. Both have benefits and costs. Speak with an attorney to assess the financial impact various types of adoption can have on adopting a new born.
How do we adopt an older child?
Like a new born, adoptions can be private or public. Both have benefits and costs. Speak with an attorney to assess the financial impact various types of adoption can have on adopting a new born.
Can we adopt our foster child?
Not all children in foster care are eligible for adoptions. The specialist at the Law Offices of Zofia Rawner will be able to help assess whether the foster care child is adoptable.
Can we adopt a child related to us?
Like all adoptions in Arizona, it must be approved. Having rights singed over without an official hearing on the issue will generally not be recognized as a legal adoption. Speak with an attorney to assess whether a relative’s child may be adopted and how.
Is our orientation ever considered?
In Arizona, orientation is considered if an individual wants to adopt.
Is our marital status considered?
In Arizona, marital status is a factor considered under current law.