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FloridaAdoption Lawyers in Miami, Florida

Adoption is the legal process by which a person becomes the legal parent of an existing child. Adoption laws vary widely by state.


Adopting can cover a wide range of circumstances, from international adoptions to private adoptions. A grandparent, relative or stepparent may adopt a child under a variety of circumstances.


Adoption can be a long, complicated, an expensive legal process. A local adoption attorney in Florida focused on family law cases can help the aspiring parents through the process, including dealing with adoption agencies.

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Nisha E. Bacchus

Nisha E. Bacchus
The Bacchus Law Firm
401 E Las Olas Blvd Ste 1400
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Call 954-500-5555
Nisha E. Bacchus is an attorney in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She is the founder of The Bacchus Law Firm. Her practice is focused on complex famil... read more >
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Jesse Philippe-Auguste

Jesse Philippe-Auguste
JPA Law Firm, PLLC
80 SW 8th Street Suite 2000, Rm 28
Miami, FL 33130
Licensed for 5 years, Jesse Philippe-Auguste is a Family Law and Property Division lawyer who attended Salmon P. Chase College of Law ... read more >

Odalys Sanchez Elkins

Odalys Sanchez Elkins
Sanchez Elkins Law, P.A.
42 N.W. 27th Avenue Suite 302
Miami, FL 33125
Licensed for 12 years, Odalys Sanchez Elkins is a Family Law and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center/Nova S... read more >

Antonio F Valiente

Antonio F Valiente
Valiente Law, P.A.
701 Brickell Ave Suite 2000
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 9 years, Antonio F Valiente is a Federal Crimes and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended American University, Washing... read more >

Spencer D. West

Spencer D. West
Mitchell & West LLC
29 Ponce De Leon Boulevard
Miami, FL 33135
Licensed for 17 years, Spencer D. West is a Family Law lawyer who attended Suffolk University Law School... read more >

Leisy Jimenez

Leisy Jimenez
Gallardo Law Firm
8490 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33144
Licensed for 8 years, Leisy Jimenez is a Family Law and Alimony / Spousal Support lawyer who attended Nova Southeastern University - Shepar... read more >

Lawrence Sheldon Katz

Lawrence Sheldon Katz
Law Offices of Lawrence S. Katz, P.A.
9130 South Dadeland Boulevard, Two Datran Center Suite 1511
Miami, FL 33156
Licensed for 51 years, Lawrence Sheldon Katz is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Lauren Marsicano

Lauren Marsicano
Marsicano + Leyva PLLC
777 Brickell Ave Suite #500
Miami, FL 33131
Lauren Marsicano is a Family Law and Business Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Jennifer E Portell

Jennifer E Portell
J.P. LAW FIRM, Inc.
14335 SW 120 Street Suite 207
Miami, FL 33186
Licensed for 7 years, Jennifer E Portell is a Bankruptcy and Child Support lawyer who attended Florida International University College of ... read more >

Gary Gostel

Gary Gostel
Gostel Law
12002 SW 128th Court, Suite #201
Miami, FL 33186
Licensed for 45 years, Gary Gostel is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Ada M. Barreto

Ada M. Barreto
The Law Offices of Ada M. Barreto, P.A.
782 NW 42nd Ave Suite 440
Miami, FL 33126
Licensed for 28 years, Ada M. Barreto is a Family Law and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Nadia Pazos

Nadia Pazos
Pazos Law Group
1221 Brickell Avenue Suite 900
Miami, FL 33131
Nadia Pazos is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer... read more >

Fernando Franco

Fernando Franco
Counselor Franco Law Firm
1200 Brickell Ave Suite 1800
Miami, FL 33131
Fernando Franco is a Business Law and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended Nova South Eastern University ... read more >

Yehuda Bruck

Yehuda Bruck
The Law Office of Bruck & Tischler
100 Biscayne Boulevard Suite 2301
Miami, FL 33132
Licensed for 15 years, Yehuda Bruck is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Brooklyn Law School... read more >

Elizabeth Frances Schwartz

Elizabeth Frances Schwartz
Elizabeth F. Schwartz, P.A.
Elizabeth F. Schwartz, P.A. Attorney & Family Mediator 3050 Biscayne Blvd S
Miami, FL 33137
Licensed for 22 years, Elizabeth Frances Schwartz is a Family Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Antonio Gonzalo Jimenez

Antonio Gonzalo Jimenez
Jimenez Legal PA
1395 Brickell Avenue Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 13 years, Antonio Gonzalo Jimenez is a Divorce and Family Law lawyer who attended Temple University College of Law... read more >

Julio Cesar Marrero

Julio Cesar Marrero
Marrero, Chamizo, Marcer Law, LP
3850 Bird Road Suite #1001
Miami, FL 33146
Licensed for 31 years, Julio Cesar Marrero is a Immigration Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Teresa Abood Hoffman

Teresa Abood Hoffman
Hoffman & Hoffman P.A.
66 W. Flagler Street Suite 200
Miami, FL 03313
Licensed for 30 years, Teresa Abood Hoffman is a Family Law and Probate lawyer... read more >

Dori Foster-Morales

Dori Foster-Morales
Foster-Morales Sockel-Stone
150 W Flagler St Suite 2950
Miami, FL 33130
Licensed for 29 years, Dori Foster-Morales is a Family Law and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of L... read more >

Mary Ann Scherer

Mary Ann Scherer
2001 E Commercial Blvd Suite 104
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Licensed for 41 years, Mary Ann Scherer is a Adoption lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeastern University... read more >

A. D. Lake 378141

A. D. Lake 378141
THE LAW OFFICES OF ARTHUR D. LAKE LLC
12855 S.W. 132nd Street Suite # 203
miami, FL 33186
A. D. Lake 378141 is a Family Law and Business Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Milene Hernandez

Milene Hernandez
Law Office of Milene Hernandez, P.A.
2710 SW 87th Ave Ste C
Miami, FL 33165
Licensed for 12 years, Milene Hernandez is a Family Law and Adoption lawyer who attended Rutgers School of Law - Newark... read more >

Aymee Rosquete

Aymee Rosquete
Rosquete Law P.A.
8360 W Flagler St Ste 103
Miami, FL 33144
Licensed for 6 years, Aymee Rosquete is a Family Law and Adoption lawyer who attended Florida International University College of Law... read more >

Raymond Joseph Rafool

Raymond Joseph Rafool
Rafool, LLC
2665 S Bayshore Dr
Miami, FL 33133
Licensed for 28 years, Raymond Joseph Rafool is a Civil Trial Law and Family Law lawyer who attended Stetson University College of Law... read more >

Harold Bluestein

Harold Bluestein
Bluestein and Wayne, PA
4000 Ponce de Leon Blvd Suite 770
Miami, FL 33146
Licensed for 44 years, Harold Bluestein is a Family Law and Personal Injury lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Gerald Israel Kornreich

Gerald Israel Kornreich
14 NE 1st Ave Suite 3510
Miami, FL 33132
Licensed for 44 years, Gerald Israel Kornreich is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Brian M Karpf

Brian M Karpf
Young, Berman, Karpf & Gonzalez, P.A.
1001 Brickell Bay Dr Ste 1704
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 12 years, Brian M Karpf is a Family Law lawyer... read more >

Maurice Jay Kutner

Maurice Jay Kutner
Kutner and Associates
44 W. Flagler Street 11th Floor
Miami, FL 33130
Licensed for 54 years, Maurice Jay Kutner is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Cynthia Zuniga Roque

Cynthia Zuniga Roque
Cynthia Zuniga Roque, P.A.
1885 NW North River Dr
Miami, FL 33125
Licensed for 17 years, Cynthia Zuniga Roque is a Adoption and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended St. Thomas University School of Law... read more >

Bonnie Sockel-Stone

Bonnie Sockel-Stone
150 W Flagler St Ph 2
Miami, FL 33130
Licensed for 30 years, Bonnie Sockel-Stone is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

Stephanie Victorero

Stephanie Victorero
VICTORERO & ASSOCIATES, P.A.
10990 SW 184TH ST
MIAMI, FL 33157
Stephanie Victorero is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Robert W Sidweber

Robert W Sidweber
Sidweber & Weintraub, P.A.
3020 NE 32nd Avenue Suite 301
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Licensed for 39 years, Robert W Sidweber is a Family Law lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeastern University... read more >

Maria Teresa Sallato

Maria Teresa Sallato
Sallato & Associates P A
9990 SW 77th Ave Ph 12
Miami, FL 33156
Licensed for 28 years, Maria Teresa Sallato is a Family Law lawyer who attended St. Thomas University School of Law... read more >

Karen Beth Weintraub

Karen Beth Weintraub
Sidweber & Weintraub, P.A.
3020 NE 32nd Ave Suite 301
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Licensed for 24 years, Karen Beth Weintraub is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

Jacqueline Marie Valdespino

Jacqueline Marie Valdespino
Valdespino & Associates, P.A.
2641 Abaco Ave
Miami, FL 33133
Licensed for 31 years, Jacqueline Marie Valdespino is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Sara Barli Herald

Sara Barli Herald
Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
1450 Brickell Ave Fl 23
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 40 years, Sara Barli Herald is a Family Law and Adoption lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Cynthia L Greene

Cynthia L Greene
Greene Smith & Associates P.A.
9100 S Dadeland Blvd
Miami, FL 33156
Licensed for 40 years, Cynthia L Greene is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Jeannie Matilda Etter

Jeannie Matilda Etter
Buckner Shifrin Rice & Etter P A
46 SW 1st St Suite 200
Miami, FL 33130
Licensed for 31 years, Jeannie Matilda Etter is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Patricia Ann Kopco

Patricia Ann Kopco
Patricia A. Kopco, P. A.
44 W Flagler St Suite 2250
Miami, FL 33130
Licensed for 24 years, Patricia Ann Kopco is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Evan Richard Marks

Evan Richard Marks
Marks & West, P.A.
100 SE 2nd St Suite 2700
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 38 years, Evan Richard Marks is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Ronald Harrison Kauffman

Ronald Harrison Kauffman
100 SE 2nd St Suite 2700
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 26 years, Ronald Harrison Kauffman is a Family Law lawyer... read more >

Terry L Fogel

Terry L Fogel
Fogel Rubin & Fogel
7935 SW 97th St Suite 350
Miami, FL 33156
Licensed for 32 years, Terry L Fogel is a Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution lawyer who attended University of Miami School of L... read more >

Scott Leonard Rubin

Scott Leonard Rubin
Fogel Rubin & Fogel
10265 SW 112th St Suite 350
Miami, FL 33176
Licensed for 35 years, Scott Leonard Rubin is a Family Law and Divorce Mediation lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

George Greg Sirota

George Greg Sirota
Law Offices of Sirota & Associates, P.A.
2999 NE 191st St
Miami, FL 33180
Licensed for 39 years, George Greg Sirota is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Florida State University College of Law... read more >

Robbie Thames Boone

Robbie Thames Boone
White & Case LLP
200 S Biscayne Blvd Ste 4900
Miami, FL 33131
Licensed for 6 years, Robbie Thames Boone is a Dog Bites and Health Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

Russell Spatz

Russell Spatz
Spatz Law Firm
14707 S Dixie Hwy Suite #302
Miami, FL 33176
Russell Spatz is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Jorge I Ardura

Jorge I Ardura
Jorge I Ardura, PA
Jorge I Ardura, PA PO Box 226995
Miami, FL 33222
Licensed for 42 years, Jorge I Ardura is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Tulane University Law School... read more >

Adriana H Quirantes

Adriana H Quirantes
A.H. Quirantes & Associates, P.A.
757 NW 27th Ave Ste 206
Miami, FL 33125
Licensed for 27 years, Adriana H Quirantes is a Family Law and Divorce Mediation lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southe... read more >

Elizabeth Ellen Springer Bodner

Elizabeth Ellen Springer Bodner
Nautilus Legal Services, P.A.
10301 SW 87th Ct
Miami, FL 33176
Licensed for 13 years, Elizabeth Ellen Springer Bodner is a Bankruptcy and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Georgetown University Law C... read more >

Roger P Foley

Roger P Foley
Law Office of Roger P. Foley, P.A.
901 North Olive Ave
West palm Beach, FL 33401
Licensed for 15 years, Roger P Foley is a Personal Injury and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >
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Board Certification in Adoption Law

Lawyers in Florida certified as a specialist in Adoption Law by the Florida Board of Legal Specialization have met the following minimum standards for adoption law certification, including practicing law for at least 5 years, having substantial involvement in the specialty of adoption law (50% or more), handling of at least 50 adoption placements or 15 contested adoption proceedings, and completing 30 hours of approved adoption law certification continuing legal education. Attorneys must also submit to peer review and pass a written examination. Learn more about Florida Bar's Board Certification in Adoption Law



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