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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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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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How Old Do I Have Be To Adopt A Newborn?

Coincidentally, this morning, we, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”) received separate inquiries from our website, www.IndianaAdoption.com, from 18- and 19-year-olds, interested in adopting newborns and wanted to know if they were old enough to adopt. Indiana adoption statutes do not specify a minimum age to adopt. However, as adoption attorneys, […]

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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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The Father Of The Baby And I Are Still Together. Can He Be Involved In Putting The Baby Up For Adoption?

We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”) welcome a cooperative, birth father’s involvement in an adoption. Unfortunately, not often is the father of the baby as interested in participating in the adoption plan as he was at being present for the conception of the baby. Recently, I met an expectant mother […]

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Give Up baby for adoption in Indiana

If I Give My Baby Up For Adoption, Who Names The Baby?

The answer will surprise most people. Both the birth mother AND adoptive parents name the baby, but not necessarily the same name. Sound confusing? It is not. After the baby is born, the person at the hospital in charge of birth records, usually the hospital registrar or birth certificate clerk, will ask the birth mother […]

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I’m Thinking About Placing My Baby Up For Adoption, But What If The Baby Is Born With A Birth Defect?

We, at Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“Kirsh & Kirsh”), cannot speak for local adoption agencies or national adoption agencies, but over the 35+ years and numerous successful adoptions we have arranged, we have NEVER walked away from a sick baby. We have had babies with Down Syndrome, cerebral palsy, hemophilia, and even one […]

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Giving Baby up for adoption

I Cannot Afford To Pay Attorney Fees. Will I Have To If I Contact Adoption Attorneys Kirsh & Kirsh, P.C. (“KIRSH & KIRSH”) About Giving My Baby Up For Adoption?

No. If you contact Kirsh & Kirsh about placing your baby up for adoption, or more correctly, making an adoption plan for your baby, you will not pay attorney fees. In the 35+ years and many successful, newborn adoptions Kirsh & Kirsh has arranged, Kirsh & Kirsh has NEVER charged birth parents or a birth […]

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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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