Douglas Lee Bryan's answer If you and your spouse have been married for over 6 months, your spouse can file to adopt the child at this time. This would terminate the father's rights. This is a relatively inexpensive process, compared to a private adoption. Give me a call and I'll be happy to discuss the process and costs involved.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Are you looking to adopt them in Louisiana? If so, I'm not sure what free resources, if any, are available. I would be happy to speak with you and discuss your case and the potential fees and and expenses; feel free to give me a call.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer This is a fairly simple process that’s done by affidavit. An attorney familiar with adoption law can let you know what documents are needed and the cost. Give me a call and I’ll be happy to discuss this with you further.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer You would need to hire an attorney who’s familiar with handling private adoptions. Give me a call and I’ll be happy to discuss the process with you further, including the costs involved.
Douglas Lee Bryan's answer Yes, the judgment can be appealed; however, there are specific and strict deadlines that must be adhered to. You should seek the assistance of an attorney immediately to ensure that your rights are protected.
Ellen Cronin Badeaux's answer No that plan won't work. Your Dad and his wife can adopt, but then you are out of the picture. You can wait until you do consider remarriage. You can seek sole custody now. You will need an attorney for all of the above.
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