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I am Pregnant and Thinking About Giving My Baby Up for Adoption. What Happens When I Contact an Adoption Agency?

Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”), based in Indiana, is not an adoption agency so we cannot tell you what will happen if you contact an adoption agency, but we can tell you what will happen if you contact us. If you are pregnant and thinking about giving up your baby for […]

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Last minute hospital adoption

Life after an Adoptive Placement

We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”), have arranged adoptions in Indiana for more than 35 years, involving thousands of successful placements. Recently, after having a consent to adoption signed at a hospital, I, Steve Kirsh, went to the birth mother’s nurses’ station to give the nurses the chart copies of […]

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Safe Haven Adoption Law

What is the Difference between Taking Advantage of a Safe Haven Law and Adoption?

The Safe Haven Law in Indiana, codified at Indiana Code § 31-34-2.5, enables a person to leave a child, who is not more than 30 days old, at certain safe places like fire stations and hospital emergency departments without fear of criminal liability for child abandonment or neglect. We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, […]

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Adoption Service during Coronavirus

During the Corona Virus (COVID-19), how are Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”) providing adoption services to pregnant women considering giving their babies up for adoption?

Firstly, we at Kirsh & Kirsh do not believe that women “give up babies” for adoption. The courageous, loving, and thoughtful expectant mothers and birth mothers, with unplanned or untimely pregnancies, with whom we work, who are not ready for a child or another child, make adoption plans to provide their precious unborn babies or […]

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unplanned pregnancy adoption option

I Am About To Deliver And Thinking About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption But Cannot Leave My Home Because Of The COVID-19 “STAY AT HOME” Orders. What Are My Options?

Many pregnant women, in Indiana and around the country, thinking about placing a baby for adoption (making an adoption plan for your unborn baby) share your concern. You already face an impossibly difficult decision. You may feel that the stay-at-home order adds insult to injury and might wonder, “How much more can I take right […]

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giving up baby for adoption

I am pregnant and thinking about putting my baby up for adoption. Can Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”) assist me during the COVID 19 Pandemic?

Yes. Because we make ourselves available 24/7 every day of the year, we have already figured out how to work remotely, including answering our office phones by a member of our regular office staff rather than an answering service or voice mail. If you are thinking about giving up your baby for adoption or more […]

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Pregnant Adoption Help

I Don’t Like Talking By Telephone And Am Not Ready To Meet In Person. What Are My Options With Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”)?

We, at Kirsh & Kirsh, understand that if you are pregnant and thinking about giving your baby up for adoption, or more correctly, making an adoption plan or placing your baby for adoption, you already face immense stress. Unfortunately, nothing we do will make your decision easy. However, we can make it easier by providing […]

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Adoption counseling

How Does Counseling For Birth Parents at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”) Differ From Adoption Agency Counseling?

We, at Kirsh & Kirsh, strongly believe in the benefits of counseling, especially for pregnant women considering giving their babies up for adoption or, more correctly, making an adoption plan or placing their baby up for adoption. Few decisions in one’s life are more consequential than that one, but Kirsh & Kirsh does NOT require […]

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Unplanned Pregnancy counseling

If I Am Giving Up My Baby For Adoption Do I Have To Speak With A Counselor?

Some adoption agencies and states require adoption counseling for pregnant women considering adoption. We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”), do not require that expectant mothers and birth mothers, who have contacted us to help them find an adoptive home for their babies, participate in counseling. We offer counseling and, in […]

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Kirsh & Kirsh Indiana Adoption Attorney

Kirsh & Kirsh and What Do We Do?

Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”) practice adoption law throughout Indiana, including adoptions with other states. We help pregnant women and birth mothers find loving, secure, carefully screened families for their babies and prospective adoptive parents find babies to welcome into their homes and hearts. Indiana Law allows Kirsh & Kirsh to […]

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