Adoption is a major area of concentration at Lirhus & Keckemet LLP. Albert G. Lirhus, who heads up the adoption team, has been involved in more than 3,000 adoptions. He is a member of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, in addition to the American, Washington State, and King County Bar Associations.

Types of Adoption Services

We counsel and represent people in areas including:

  • Independent Adoption
  • Agency Adoption
  • Step and Second Parent Adoption
  • International Adoption
  • Interstate Adoption
  • Open Adoption

Our services include, but are not limited to, representation in adoption legal proceedings, court appearances, document preparation, adoption counseling, assistance in networking and advertising, preparing open adoption agreements, etc.

Free Initial Consultation

Whether by telephone or in person, we offer a free initial consultation for adoption-related matters. The fees and costs related to your particular matter will be discussed so that all are clear in our understanding before work begins.

Get the Facts about Adoption

There are many rumors and a great deal of misinformation out there about adoption. Don’t rely on what you read in the newspaper, hear on the news, or hear from others. Call and get accurate information. Most people are pleased to learn how adoption works in Washington State.

Browse our Adoption Articles for more information, or call us at (206) 728-5858.