I decided to focus my practice on adoption when my wife and I adopted our son. I was inspired and changed by the experience and wanted to guide others to similar positive outcomes. Empathy, understanding and firsthand experience are key to effective legal representation in any adoption. I offer all of these attributes, as well as a longstanding reputation in New York's adoption community.
Adoption Attorney Helping New York Families Since 1985
More Than 2,000 Adoptions In New York
I have represented adoptive and birth parents in more than 2,000 adoptions. I understand what is at stake — the lives of parents, children and extended families are significantly impacted by the legal decisions made during an adoption. I will be your voice and advocate at this critical time.
Guiding You Through The Process
Whether you are seeking to adopt or you are a birth parent in need of legal representation, the process will be emotionally trying. From newborn adoptions to stepparent adoptions, surrogacy and assisted fertility, to international, foster care and grandparent adoptions, I can address your concerns and guide you through the process. Call Ashcraft Franklin & Young, LLP, in Rochester at 585-666-3239, ext. 307 or email me, and I will respond promptly.