Adoptions by Step Parents, Grandparents, Guardians

Mr. Parnes handles cases representing step-parents, grandparents, guardians etc seeking to terminate parental rights so as to be able to adopt the children. Elliot will advise individuals of the legal process,file the required documents and appear in court at all hearings and trial. These matters usually involve seeking to terminate the rights of parents, who having the ability to support and visit the children, have failed to substantially do so for a period of two years or more.

Representation is based on client providing a retainer fee and then calculated on a per/hour basis.