Family Law Attorney in Placer County and Roseville, California

Caring and Compassionate Counsel in Adoption Matters

If you are a step-parent seeking to adopt your spouse's minor child, or you are a family member looking to adopt a child, you want an experienced, yet compassionate attorney to help you through the process. Step-parent and independent adoption proceedings can be complex and filled with emotion. You want an attorney who fully understands the law and who has successfully helped others through the adoption process.

From offices in Roseville, Jennifer Sullivan brings more than 15 years of experience to individuals throughout the Sacramento area who are considering step-parent or independent adoption. Ms. Sullivan focuses her efforts on resolving your legal issues and minimizing the emotional issues that may affect your decisions. Contact or call the Law Office of Jennifer M. Sullivan at 916-229-6812 to set up a private consultation.

The Adoption Practice at the Law Office of Jennifer M. Sullivan

Jennifer Sullivan handles all matters related to adoption proceedings where a child has already been identified for adoption, including step-parent adoptions and independent adoptions involving relatives, such as grandparents or non-relatives. She will act as your advocate throughout the entire process, protecting your interests during:

  • any required action related to the termination of parental rights
  • investigations to determine whether a placement is appropriate
  • independent agency investigations, including home studies

Ms. Sullivan will prepare and file the necessary paperwork to initiate a independent or stepparent adoption and will review any documents or reports prepared as part of your case. She will also represent you in all proceedings with the court, as well as any interactions with birth parents or adoption agencies.

To schedule a confidential consultation with an experienced and compassionate lawyer, contact or call the Law Office of Jennifer M. Sullivan. Ms. Sullivan is available to meet with clients Monday through Friday.