There have been a number of articles lately relating to people who are taken advantage of or being scammed with regard to adoptions. While this is a relatively rare occurrence, nevertheless this is what makes headlines.
One of the best ways to protect yourself from those unscrupulous individuals who prey on families who are looking to adopt is to make sure that you deal with either a reputable licensed local adoption agency and/or an experienced adoption attorney such as one of the Fellows of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys. By doing this many of the “red flags” that pop up and which could be indicative of a scam may be recognized by these professionals so that you may be protected. Further, the mere fact that you are working with an experienced adoption professional may dissuade someone who is seeking to take advantage of you from even dealing with you.
Prospective adoptive parents are extremely vulnerable and should always seek the help of an experience professional when contemplating adoption.
Adoption Attorneys in New Jersey
At the law office of Cofsky & Zeidman, LLC, our lawyers bring more than 25 years of experience to every matter we handle. Attorney Donald C. Cofsky has personally handled more than 1,500 adoption proceedings since joining the bar in 1974. Attorney Bruce D. Zeidman has protected the interests of clients in state and federal courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania since 1984. We understand the challenges you face, and can help you identify all your options so that you can make good decisions that are in your best long-term interests.
Contact our office online or call us at (856) 429-5005 in Haddonfield, NJ, at (856) 429-5005 in Woodbury, NJ, or in Philadelphia, PA, at (856) 429-5005. We also provide a free initial consultation in personal injury and workers’ compensation matters.