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FloridaAdoption Lawyers in Saint Lucie County, 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 Saint Lucie County, Florida focused on family law cases can help the aspiring parents through the process, including dealing with adoption agencies.

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Theodore Charles Shafer

Theodore Charles Shafer
T. CHARLES SHAFER, ATTORNEY AT LAW PLLC
309 Orange Ave.
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 34 years, Theodore Charles Shafer is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer... read more >

Ashley Nicole Minton

Ashley Nicole Minton
Minton Law, P.A.
207 S 2nd St
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 15 years, Ashley Nicole Minton is a Criminal Defense and Civil Rights lawyer who attended University of San Diego School of La... read more >

Melanie Mahnaz Barker

Melanie Mahnaz Barker
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.
121 N 2nd St Fl 4
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 11 years, Melanie Mahnaz Barker is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

Kimmie A Cunzo

Kimmie A Cunzo
Cunzo Law Firm
601 Citrus Ave
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 17 years, Kimmie A Cunzo is a Family Law lawyer who attended St. Thomas University School of Law... read more >

Hugh John Eighmie II

Hugh John Eighmie II
Eighmie Law Firm
2010 SE Port St Lucie Blvd
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
Licensed for 14 years, Hugh John Eighmie II is a Family Law lawyer who attended Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School... read more >

Angela Katrice Thompson

Angela Katrice Thompson
Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc.
121 N 2nd St Fl 4
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 26 years, Angela Katrice Thompson is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

Beth Elaine Allen

Beth Elaine Allen
Beth E. Allen, P.A.
Beth E. Allen, P.A. PO Box 881316
Port St. Lucie, FL 34988
Licensed for 19 years, Beth Elaine Allen is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

David Milo Lamos

David Milo Lamos
Law Office of David M. Lamos
805 Delaware Ave
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 33 years, David Milo Lamos is a Family Law and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Michigan State University College of Law... read more >

David George Simmons Jr

David George Simmons Jr
Law Office of david g. simmons
10380 SW Village Center Dr
Port St. Lucie, FL 34987
Licensed for 10 years, David George Simmons Jr is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Dayton School of Law... read more >

Chet Eliot Weinbaum

Chet Eliot Weinbaum
Law Offices of Chet Eliot Weinbaum
133 S 2nd St Ste 202
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 27 years, Chet Eliot Weinbaum is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

Leslie S Brady-Alten

Leslie S Brady-Alten
Leslie Brady-Alten, P.A.
2400 SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy Ste 209
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
Licensed for 26 years, Leslie S Brady-Alten is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Veverly Gary Hamilton

Veverly Gary Hamilton
Law Office of Veverly Gary Hamilton, LLC
Veverly Gary Hamilton, P.A. PO Box 880305
Port St. Lucie, FL 34988
Licensed for 15 years, Veverly Gary Hamilton is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova South... read more >

Andres Velez

Andres Velez
Wynne Building Corporation
8000 US-1
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
Licensed for 17 years, Andres Velez is a Family Law and Personal Injury lawyer who attended New York Law School... read more >

Rickey L Farrell

Rickey L Farrell
Rickey L. Farrell, Attorney at Law, P.A.
1597 SE Port St Lucie Blvd
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
Licensed for 42 years, Rickey L Farrell is a Business Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Western Michigan University Thomas M. Coo... read more >

Andrea Johnson White

Andrea Johnson White
Office of the Attorney General
121 N 2nd St Ste 401
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 20 years, Andrea Johnson White is a Family Law and Appellate Law lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeast... read more >

Jovona Parker

Jovona Parker
Office of the Attorney General
121 N 2nd St Fl 4
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Licensed for 5 years, Jovona Parker is a Family Law lawyer who attended Florida A&M University College of Law... read more >
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Adoption Specialty Areas

Board Certification in Adoption Law

Lawyers in Saint Lucie County, 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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