Adoption & Guardianship Attorneys
Dedicated Legal Professionals Serving Summerville, as well as, Charleston, Dorchester and Berkeley Counties
At PMC Law Firm, we are committed to using our skills and knowledge of the law to assist clients who want to adopt children or obtain guardianship of a loved one. We know that adoption and guardianship law can be confusing to navigate without the help of a legal professional. That is why we are here to guide you through each step of the process so we can minimize the financial and emotional risks you might face.
Adoption Services We Provide
Call PMC Law Firm today if you have questions regarding any of the following types of adoption cases:
- Private Adoption
- Stepparent Adoption
- Foster Care Adoption
- International Adoption
- Agency Adoption
- Kinship Adoption
- Contested Adoption
- Interstate Adoption
We also provide a wide range of services to help clients locate birth parents, surrogates, and intended parents. We also advocate for adoption on behalf of grandparents, aunts, uncles, sisters, and brothers throughout Summerville.
Guardianship Services We Offer
Our legal team knows that unfortunate circumstances can arise that might require you to seek legal guardianship of a loved one in your life. Petitioning for guardianship of a person or child can be an overwhelming experience. That is why we will take the time to answer all of your questions and review your options under the law to make sure can make informed decisions about your situation.
Our law firm can help you petition for guardianship for any of the following:
- Senior Adults
- Legally Appointed Caretakers
- Disabled Persons
- Children & Minors
Common Reasons Clients Pursue Guardianship
- Caring for a Minor Child: Is there is a minor child in your life who is not your own and needs you to make important decisions about their healthcare and schooling? If so, you will need to file for legal guardianship to make these crucial decisions for them.
- Caring for a Person with a Disability: Do you have a person in your life who is physically or mentally disabled? If they need you to make important medical decisions for them, you will need to petition for guardianship.
- Caring for a Senior Family Member: If you have a senior in your life who is having difficulty managing their day-to-day activities on their own, then you might need to become a legal guardian so you can help them with their finances, insurance, medications, and other important matters.
Talk to One of Our Adoption & Guardianship Lawyers in Summerville
Do you have more questions about what you need to do to petition for guardianship or adopt a child? Then contact our law firm today so we can get started helping with your case. We are committed to serving clients throughout Summerville, and we will gladly walk you through each step of the legal process to make sure your best interests are protected.
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Every Case Gets Its Own Legal Team
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Over a Century of Combined Legal Experience
Knowledgeable, compassionate & respectful.- Donna T.
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