One-On-One Legal Guidance For Grandparents And Stepparents In Wilson, Sumner, Trousdale, Cannon And Macon Counties Seeking To Adopt

There are countless reasons why a grandparent, relative or stepparent might want to adopt. Perhaps it's because of a desire to care for and have a legal right to make important decisions regarding the welfare of the child. Maybe it's because the biological parent is deceased, facing substance abuse problems or is incarcerated.

Regardless of the situation, if you wish to move forward with the adoption process, we can help.

Experienced, Compassionate Legal Support at Every Step

At Hagar & Phillips PLLC, in Lebanon, our lawyers understand that adopting may not be an easy decision of you.

We invite you to schedule a free consultation with an attorney from our team to talk in greater detail. We can discuss the laws and processes in Tennessee regarding the adoption process. We can also talk to you about the home study and interviews required by the state of Tennessee.

If or when the time comes, we will walk you through all of the necessary steps to fulfill your dream of adoption.

Our Guardian Ad Litem Services

In addition to assisting those in Wilson, Trousdale, Cannon and Macon counties who are petitioning to adopt a stepchild or grandchild, our law firm provides guardian ad litem services for children in critical circumstances to the Tennessee family courts.

Our role involves carefully investigating the situation and providing the court with objective recommendations for the welfare of a particular child based on background checks, credit reports, interviews and other discoveries.

Let Our Adoption Attorneys Help You Get Started

Allow us to offer experienced, sound advice and support in your pursuit of a stepparent or grandparent adoption. Call 615-784-3713 to schedule a free initial consultation or send us an email.