Bringing families together is one of the happiest and most significant milestones a family can experience together. In step-parent adoptions, or second-parent adoptions, the spouse of the biological parent commits to being more than just an important figure in the child’s life – they also agree to take on the full legal and financial responsibilities for the child, as if they were the biological parent.
As your family prepares for the process of a step-parent adoption in Florida, here is some of what you can expect and how to prepare:
If your family is ready to make legal the rights and responsibilities of jointly raise a child, then step-parent adoption may be an option you want to seek. At Vasquez de Lara Law Group, we can help you understand your legal rights and options for adoption as well as terminating another parent’s rights.
Contact our experienced team of family lawyers today at 305-916-4092 to learn more.