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Private Adoption...
Private Adoption In many instances an individual or couple deal directly with a biological mother and father in what is known as a private or "independent" adoption. Private adoptions, with consent given by the biological parents, is a very simple procedure. There is very little administrative red tape as one might encounter with an agency adoption. You will still need a home study, and either consent of the parents or termination of parental rights, but generally these adoptions move rather quickly.

Private adoptions can be by either a couple or a single parent. If your child is over 12 years old, they need to "consent" to their own adoption. We have worked with couples seeking to adopt a new born, as well as those adopting teenagers. As a side note, adoptive parents often ask if they can assist a biological mother's medical expenses related to the pregnancy and birth. The answer is generally yes (for birth and certain other related living costs) but they cannot pay for a mother to relinquish a child to them as this is a crime.

Bob can discuss with you the process and laws governing a private adoption. It costs nothing to speak with him via

EMAIL or by phone:
        In West Virginia... 304-784-8818       In Alabama... 256-689-0565

Bob also offers free initial office appointments to those considering adoption.

Please Note:
· You understand that we do not represent you until a contract for services is signed.
· Any general information obtained from this web site is not to be considered legal advice. An office appointment can be scheduled if you desire to engage our services.

Bob Noone, Attorney
In West Virginia:
P O Box 1050
Logan, WV  25601
Office:  116 Stratton St, Logan WV
Direct Line:  304-784-8818
Attorney Bob Noone In Alabama:
P O Box 2425
Gadsden, AL  35903
Office: 753 Walnut Street, Gadsden AL
(Next to Holy Comforter Apartments)
Direct Line:  256-689-0565
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