International Adoptions
“By choice, we have become a family, first in our hearts, and finally in breath and being. Great expectations are good; great experiences are better.”

Richard Fischer



Nothing is more exciting than beginning the process of bringing a child into your home. There are countless children across the globe in desperate need of a secure and loving home, and deciding to adopt one of them is a courageous and momentous decision. However, the international adoption process can be complicated and time-consuming. Hiring the right adoption attorney can make all the different between a smooth and easy process and one filled with frustrations and heart-ache. With Offices in Savannah and St. Simon Island, GA International Adoption Attorney Carrie Murray Nellis has helped many families in the state of Georgia seeking to adopt internationally. As with all other adoptions, international adoptions require that families work with an attorney who has an understanding of state and federal laws.

She will use her extensive skill and knowledge to ensure that the process is handled smoothly, and that you will be able to bring home your child.

Navigating the Maze of International Adoption

There are a variety of crucial steps in international adoptions, which require specific paperwork and the dedication of a top-notch international adoption lawyer. International adoptions require that state laws, United States immigration laws and the laws of the foreign country the child is coming from all be satisfied. It is essential that families work with an agency and attorney experienced in this area of adoption. Carrie Murray Nellis has this necessary experience, and works with you at every step of the way, navigating the labyrinth of paperwork to meet the requirements on the state, federal, and international levels. While all of the details of an international adoption can sometimes seem overwhelming, Carrie Murray Nellis has the knowledge and skill to easily move you through the process to adopting your child.

Understanding Caring and Compassionate

While adoption is a joyful process, it can also be one that brings up a lot of emotions. Attorney Nellis understands the emotions involved in adopting a child. No matter where a family is in the process, Carrie Murray Nellis is sensitive to all concerns and will discuss the adoption process in an open and accepting manner.

Start your Journey. Welcome your new child into your family.

No matter what you situation may be, Carrie promises compassionate, dedicated service to ensure that you are able to welcome the child into your family and your heart. Contact us today to discuss your desire to begin the process of international adoption.
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