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I Am Not Due For Several Months. Is It Too Early To Speak With An Adoption Agency Or Adoption Attorney About Putting My Baby Up For Adoption?

No, if you contact Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”). While some national adoption agencies and local adoption adoptions do not want to invest time with a newly pregnant, expectant mother or birth mother, we, at Kirsh & Kirsh, are happy to talk with you about adoption whenever you are ready, no […]

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Giving Up Baby for adoption free of charge

I Am Pregnant And Thinking About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption, Using The Services Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“KIRSH & KIRSH”), But Cannot Afford To Pay Attorney Fees

Not a problem! Kirsh & Kirsh DOES NOT charge birth parents for its services. In addition to providing our services free of charge, we will arrange for you to consult with your own attorney and speak with a counselor, if you wish, AT NO COST TO YOU. Also, the adoptive parent clients of Kirsh & […]

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Meeting An Attorney At Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“KIRSH & KIRSH”) Was Not As Scary As I Had Imagined

We, at Kirsh & Kirsh, expectant mothers, and birth mothers have told us time and time again. Adoption Attorney Steve Kirsh traveled to Northwest Indiana on Saturday, April 17th, to meet birth parents considering giving their baby up for adoption, or more correctly, making an adoption plan for their soon-to-be-born baby. They met during non-peak […]

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Scared to place baby for adoption

I Am Scared To Meet An Adoption Attorney Or Agency To Talk About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption

We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”), understand your fear. Like many national adoption agencies and local adoption agencies, we receive lots of completed contact forms from birth mothers and expectant mothers who have visited our website, www.IndianaAdoption.com, but who then ghost us after initially reaching out to us. We can […]

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Giving up baby for adoption and husband's consent

I Am Pregnant And Thinking About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption, But I Am Married. Do I Need My Husband’s Consent To The Adoption?

Probably, but not always. In most states, including Indiana, a husband and wife have the same parental rights to a child born during the marriage or within some time, usually a year of less, of a divorce. However, Indiana adoption statutes only require the consent to adoption of husband who is a biological parent of […]

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African American adoptions

I Have Heard That There Are Not Many Families Wanting To Adopt African-American Babies. Is That True?

Nationally fewer families express interest in adopting Black babies than White babies. However, we at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C., have lots of carefully screened, loving, prospective adoptive parents who cannot wait to welcome an African-American baby into their hearts and homes. While some local adoption agencies and national adoption agencies may have few […]

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Give my baby up for adoption in hospital

If I Give My Baby Up For Adoption, Do I Have To See Or Take Care Of The Baby In The Hospital?

No. Every birth mother who places her baby up for adoption, or more correctly, makes an adoption plan for her baby, comes to peace with her decision in her own way. At Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C., we will honor whatever decision you make regarding seeing and/or caring for the baby in the hospital. […]

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THINKING ABOUT GIVING MY BABY UP FOR ADOPTION

I Am Pregnant And Thinking About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption But Do Not Want A Lot Of People To Know. Is That Possible?

Yes. When an expectant mother or birth mother contacts us, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C., to help her find a loving, secure home for their unborn or recently born newborn, we do not involve any of the birth mother’s family or friends, unless she wants them involved. Having the support of family and […]

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I PLAN TO PUT UP FOR ADOPTION

The Birth Father Thinks I Am Lying When I Told Him That He Is The Father Of The Baby That I Plan To Put Up For Adoption. What Do I Do?

Assuming the father of the baby is not your husband and assuming he has not legally established paternity of the child, meaning through a court proceeding or paternity affidavit, if you live in Indiana or place your baby with an Indiana family, what the father of the baby believes does not matter. Of course, you […]

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Birth Mother adoption Consultant

An Adoption Agency Told Me That I Should Not Work With Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“KIRSH & KIRSH’) Because They Represent The Adoptive Parents And Don’t Care About Birth Mothers. Is That True?

While Kirsh & Kirsh usually represents the prospective adoptive parents, it is ABSOLUTELY untrue that Kirsh & Kirsh does not care about birth mothers. Nothing could be further from the truth. Over the last 35+ years of arranging adoptions in Indiana, we have earned an excellent reputation with expectant mothers and birth mothers because of […]

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