The adoption process raises many complicated legal issues, which our experienced team will assist you with.
A child can be adopted by a single person or a couple. They may be unrelated, or be step-parents or relatives of the parents. Whatever the situation, our team can advise on all adoption matters, including:
- children who are to be adopted abroad
- post-adoption issues such as contact following adoption
For more information and advice on adoption, simply contact our team.
Our Adoption Team
- Julie Simpson
SolicitorJulie qualified in 1993 and is a solicitor in the family team. She specialises in all aspects of care work, special guardianship and adoption.
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- Lucy Worthington
SolicitorLucy is a solicitor in the family team and qualified in 1981. She specialises in all aspects of child work including care law, special guardianship and adoption.
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- Anna Marsden-Ragnarsson
Legal AssistantAnna is a paralegal who joined the company in January 2011, and who began her legal training at York College of Law in September 2011. As Lucy Worthington's assistant her caseload includes care work, special guardianship and adoption matters.
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