Toronto Adoption Lawyer
Ontario Adoption Lawyers

Toronto Adoption | International Adoption
Grandparent Adoption | Relative Adoption
Step-parent Adoption | Private Adoption

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Adoption is the legal process where a family permanently takes on the responsibility of caring for and raising a child.

When an adoption is granted, the adoptive parent assumes all legal rights and responsibilities involved in parenting the adopted child.

Different Types of Adoption

In Ontario, there are four ways to adopt a child

The adoption process differs depending on the type of adoption. Family adoptions need court approval. The Ministry of Children and Youth Services approves private and international adoptions. The Children’s Aid Society approves public adoptions.

Why Gilbertson Davis LLP?

If you are thinking about adoption, it is vital to seek guidance from experienced family law lawyer. Gilbertson Davis LLP has counsel who can assist you through the adoption process. Our counsel is well versed in the different types and processes of adoption in Ontario. Our mission is to provide outstanding legal guidance through every step of the adoption process.

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This page contains general legal information only and should not be construed or relied upon as legal advice for your unique situation. If you require legal advice, please request an initial consultation with Gilbertson Davis LLP using the Request Consultation Form on this webpage or by contacting our Intake Coordinator on (416) 979-2020, ext. 223 (both subject to the Terms of Use described on our Contact page).

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John L. Davis

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Kimberley S. J. Wilton

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