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Adoption Attorney in San Antonio, Texas

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James P. Peterson Attorney at Law doesn't see his work as just a profession, but a calling to help people. In no other area of law does the work get more rewarding than adoptions. These are cases where it is a win-win situation for the individual involved and the adoptive parent. In the decades since he began practicing law in 1986 in San Antonio, Texas, it has been a joy for him to help change lives through his legal guidance with adoptions.

He would be happy to speak with you about proceeding with a stepparent adoption of a child or a family member adoption.

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Are There Alternatives In a Family Member Adoption?

Sometimes when a parent cannot care for a child, a family member, such as a grandparent, aunt or uncle or cousin will step in to take responsibility for raising the child. In this situation, James P. Peterson will take the time needed to understand the circumstances of the situation. In some cases, it may be better to establish a guardianship of the child rather than adoption, especially if mom or dad at some point might come back into the child's life to care for them.

With more than 30 years of experience in family law, you can trust James P. Peterson Attorney at Law to know the best route to take given the facts of the case.

Contact James P. Peterson To Help Move An Adoption Case Forward

For a lawyer who works efficiently and effectively for your benefit, trust James P. Peterson Attorney at Law. The firm offers free consultations. Reach the San Antonio, Texas, office at 210-943-9505 or send an email.

Attorney Peterson knows that with adoption come many questions. To learn more, visit the firm's frequently asked questions page about adoptions or simply schedule a free consultation by calling or filling out the short form below.