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Adoption and Guardianship Lawyers-Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois

The law firm of Laraia & Laraia, P.C. in Wheaton, understands that there are a variety of options available to individuals and families, who may be considering adoption or establishing legal guardianships to protect their children and elderly or disabled dependents.

With more than 80 years of combined experience in diverse practice areas of the law, our attorneys represent clients throughout DuPage, Cook, Kane, and Will County, including the Chicago metropolitan area. We can help with standard private adoptions, stepparent adoptions, as well as appointing guardians ad litem, to serve as representatives of any minor children or disabled adults, in the litigation process.

Contact us if you are considering adopting a child or if you need legal guidance about how to select a guardian or to contest guardianship, to ensure your wishes are carried out, should you become incapacitated or no longer have the ability to take care of the family you leave behind.

Experienced Adoption Trial Attorneys

Adoption can be a rewarding experience. However, it can also be complicated and more difficult than ever to obtain one. The attorneys at Laraia & Laraia, P.C., can provide clients with important legal counsel on how to obtain consent of the birth parents, publishing adoption notices, and if necessary, handle family law and civil litigation cases, involving DCFS (Department of Children and Family Services) appeals.

Trustworthy Litigation for Guardianships

Choosing a legal guardian to care for your loved ones in the event of your death or if you become incapacitated, is one of the most important decisions you can make, and should not be taken lightly. Honesty and integrity are what we pride ourselves on, and we will work efficiently to ensure the appropriate legal paperwork and filing of petitions can be done, as quickly as possible, so that your wishes are accurately represented.

Our attorneys offer extensive years of valuable experience, to clients who need careful guidance in choosing a legal guardian they will entrust legal protection and long-term responsibilities to, for the care of their children or dependents with disabilities.

Schedule a Free Consultation

If you have questions or concerns about the adoption process or how to file for and appoint legal guardianship, contact our law firm by calling (630) 690-6800 or send us an email today.