- 4 years ago
So you want to be a same-sex parent? What does that mean legally? Do donor contracts work? Can two moms be on the birth certificate? Does it matter if we're legally married? What about second parent adoption? There are so many legal questions when choosing to become same-sex parents. This week's guest, lawyer Alexis Scott, walks us through the legal terrain of lesbian parenting and helps you decide when it may be a good idea to seek a professional legal opinion that could potentially save you thousands in legal fees and keep you out of 'Baby Daddy' trouble.
Topics include donor contracts, second parent adoption, custody issues, lesbian legal issues, same sex parenting and more.
Alexis is a partner at Solare and Scott and handles family law cases in the Southern California region. She can be reached at 619.234.7575.
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