Washington State
Stepparent Adoption
Paralegal Service

By Do It Yourself Documents,
Independent Paralegal Services

This service is available for all counties in Washington State and may be completed online or at one of our offices.

Price does not include court fees.

  • Washington State
  • By An Independent Paralegal
  • Do It Yourself Documents
  • List Price: $299.00
  • Our Price: $174.00
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Description
Service Agreement
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Description of our Paralegal Adoption Service

Using this service, your spouse may adopt your child(ren). This will require that the biological parents terminate their parental rights. See below for additional information regarding this process.

You simply need to fill out the questionnaire and return it to our office. This can be done by e-mail, fax or by taking the completed questionnaire to one of our offices.

RCW 26.33.030 Petitions - Place of filing - Consolidation of petitions and hearings

  1. A petition under this chapter may be filed in either the superior court of the county in which the petitioner is a resident or in the superior court of the county in which the adoptee is domiciled.
  2. A petition under this chapter may be consolidated with any other petition under this chapter. A hearing under this chapter may be consolidated with any other hearing under this chapter.
Features

Our Paralegal Adoption Service Includes

  • Petition for Adoption
  • Mother's Consent to Adoption, Termination of Parental Rights and Waiver of Right to Receive Notice of Proceedings
  • Father's Consent to Adoption, Termination of Parental Rights and Waiver of Right to Receive Notice of Proceedings
  • Consent to Adoption Termination of Parental Rights and Waiver of Right to Receive Notice of Proceedings by Adoptee Age Fourteen or Older
  • Sworn Statement in Accordance With The Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act (Stepparent) (RCW 26.27.090)
  • Motion and Order Appointing Next Friend of the Court
  • Notice of Hearing Petition for Adoption
  • Petition for Termination of the Parent/Child Relationship
  • Findings of Fact and Conclusion of Law RE: Terminating Parent/Child Relationship
  • Order Terminating Parent/Child Relationship
  • Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law
  • Decree of Adoption
  • Summons
  • Affidavit of Service
  • and much more...
When more than one child is being adopted
Additional Costs
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