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Adoption in Texas

We Can Help You As You Complete Your Family

Adoption can be an amazing event for any family and in Texas, it is possible to pursue many different adoption avenues. Whether you are a stepparent looking to adopt your spouse's biological child, hoping to pursue a private adoption, or are interested in initiating the adoption of your grandchild, the Mathur Law Offices, P.C. is here for you.

Our Dallas adoption attorneys have over two decades of experience in family law and can put our extensive knowledge to work for your adoption case. One of attorneys will walk with you every step of the way, ensuring that both your needs and the needs of your adoptive child are met.

What is required for adoption in Texas?

Like any other state, there are certain requirements that must be met before you can adopt a child in Texas. There are also a wide variety of avenues that can be pursued.

Adoptions in Texas can include:

  • Open or closed
  • International or domestic
  • Private
  • Infant
  • Older child or special needs

After determining your desired adoption, you will then have a better idea of where to start. All adoptions require you to pass a home study, which essentially evaluates your home, background, finances, and other aspects. This ensures that you are equipped to successfully adopt and raise a child.

Along with passing the home study, you must also:

  • Be at least 21 years old, financially stable, and responsible and mature
  • Complete the proper application
  • Provide appropriate references
  • Show evidence of marriage or divorce, if applicable
  • Agree to a background check
  • Attend training sessions

Individuals hoping to adopt can work with either the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services or with a private adoption agency. Most step-parents pursuing adoption do so through a private agency.

Start by Working with a Dallas Adoption Attorney

We understand that adoptions require patience and care. At Mathur Law Offices, P.C., we can provide that for you. Our firm is committed to representing your family with a knowledge that only comes with extensive experience in this field.

Start pursuing your adoption goals today by contacting a Dallas adoption attorney.

What to Expect From Mathur Law Offices, P.C.

  • A legal team with a wide breadth of legal knowledge
  • An emphasis on making your needs our top priority
  • Personalized, unwavering commitment to you
  • A team with unmatched experience and versatility
  • Compassionate and genuine service

Trusted Recommendations
From Our Clients

  • We find very few human beings like you in this world who are passionate about their profession and truly help their clients.

    “Your firm changed my opinion on Attorneys with my past experience.”

    V.N.

  • Five star experience and one of the best professionals to deal with!

    “He helped me get my citizenship on a very complicated case. And trust me, without him I wouldn’t be united with my family today!”

    V.N.

  • You immediately gave us confidence, and hope in your firm's ability to help us with our needs.

    “You kept us informed, you thoroughly explained all our options good or bad, and that is greatly appreciated!”

    F.H.

  • Because of you, I am home with my family.

    “We sincerely thank you for all that you have done - you were truly amazing!”

    J.S.