Domestic Adoption

If you're looking to adopt a child domestically, we can help. We have years of experience handling infant adoption, interstate adoption, stepparent adoption, guardianship, and more.


Taking the first step in adopting, surrogacy, or ART can seem intimidating. We’re here to support you every step of the way. 

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We’re No Strangers To Adoption

Our team has years of both personal and professional adoption experience that prospective adoptive parents can rely on. The Dempsey Law team can assist your family with Infant Adoption, Step-Parent Adoption, Foster-to-Adopt, Grandparent/Relative Adoption, Single-Parent Adoption and Guardianship. We are also experienced in Interstate adoptions as well as Surrogacy and Assisted Reproduction Concerns. 

At Dempsey Law, we believe that every child deserves a loving family who can provide them with the support they need to reach their full potential. We’re passionate about serving families and making sure that Domestic Adoptions are done successfully, ethically and transparently.  We believe that our job is to minimize your stress or worry.

What is required to adopt in North Carolina?

Domestic adoption requirements vary by state, but in North Carolina the parent or parents must meet certain criteria to be eligible to adopt. This includes being at least 18 years of age and financially stable. Additionally, both parties must submit background checks as well as provide references from family members and friends.

At Dempsey Law, we understand the regulations that apply to domestic adoptions in our state and are ready to help you through any legal hurdles that may arise during this process. We’re committed to making sure your adoption experience is both successful and stress-free – no matter what type of Domestic Adoption you choose! Contact us today for more information about Domestic Adoptions in North Carolina.

What Are The Benefits of Working With A Domestic Adoption Attorney?

There are several benefits to hiring an adoption attorney in North Carolina:

  • Expertise: Adoption attorneys are experts in the laws and procedures related to adoption in North Carolina. They can help you navigate the complex legal process and ensure that all necessary steps are taken correctly.
  • Efficiency: An adoption attorney can help expedite the adoption process by helping you complete necessary paperwork and documents quickly and accurately.
  • Advocacy: An adoption attorney can advocate on your behalf and represent your interests during the adoption process.
  • Support: An adoption attorney can provide emotional support and guidance throughout the adoption process, which can be stressful and overwhelming.
  • Protections: An adoption attorney can help protect your rights and ensure that the adoption is legally valid.

It is important to note that adoption laws and procedures vary by state, so it is important to hire an attorney who is familiar with the laws in North Carolina.

What Can You Expect Working With A Domestic Adoption Attorney

Domestic Adoption can be a complex process, and an experienced adoption attorney is essential to ensuring the process goes smoothly. At Dempsey Law, we’ll work with you every step of the way to make sure Domestic Adoption is successful and without stress or worry. We will guide you through all required paperwork and help you understand North Carolina regulations for Domestic Adoption. We will also provide advice on how to best navigate any legal issues that may arise during Domestic Adoptions in North Carolina.

Contact Dempsey Law today to begin your adoption journey!

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