Adoption in New Jersey

When a family is thinking about expanding, they have many options. One option that many families consider is adoption. Adoption is a great way to expand one’s family and there are many different types of adoption that can be considered. The entire process of adoption is often just as exciting as it is stressful. Adoption is very document-heavy and can be confusing. Therefore, it is important for a family to retain the services of an experienced family law attorney that can effectively and compassionately guide them through the entirety of the process, from the very beginning stages through bringing the child home and for any other matters that afterward.

Some of the adoption options that a family may take into consideration are as follows:

  • Domestic adoption, which takes place in the United States but may have to consider the different adoption requirements of each state that is involved
  • International adoption, which is more complicated because it requires the family to understand the legalities of United States immigration and the adoption laws of the country that the child is being adopted from
  • Private adoption, which typically does not require the involvement of an agency

If your family is thinking about adoption, contact our firm today to discuss your situation.

Ross and Calandrillo, LLC is a full-service divorce, family, and real estate law firm located in Mountainside, New Jersey. For strong legal representation in all of your divorce or family law matters, contact Ross and Calandrillo, LLC to schedule a consultation.