Adoption Law in Jacksonville, FL
If you're in need of a qualified adoption attorney, we can help!
Adopting a child is a beautiful time in the life of a family, but it's also a complicated one. If you and your partner are considering adopting, you'll need an attorney qualified to assist you with the complex legal aspects of the process.
Summer Nichols Law is an experienced family attorney that specializes in adoption law. We have a wealth of knowledge in the various parameters that govern state adoption laws, and have helped ease numerous parents throughout FL in the adoption process.
At Summer Nichols Law, we understand that no two families are alike and that no two adoptions are either. That's why we take a case-by-case approach to every adoption and take the time to understand each unique set of circumstances. Given the sensitive nature of adoption related cases, we strive to streamline the process and ensure that families are united quickly, confidentially and with complete dignity for all parties involved.
The process of adopting a child involves several important legal steps that Summer Nichols Law will assist you with. The most important of these is to establish a legal relationship with your new family member as that of a parent child and to ensure that the biological parent has seceded their parental rights. These measures can vary depending on the type of adoption you are undergoing. Summer Nichols Law's expertise includes adoption law for cases of:
- Agency adoption
- International adoption
- Identified adoption
- Stepparent adoption
In addition to helping new parents adopt, Summer Nichols Law also assists families of unwanted pregnancies with adoption resources and abortion alternatives. If you need assistance putting a child up for adoption, Summer Nichols Law can help make this difficult process an easier one.
To speak with a qualified adoption lawyer or for a free adoption advice consultation, call Summer Nichols Law today!
Summer R. Nichols focuses her practice in the area of Family Law and has an extensive background and experience in all family law matters, including divorce & child custody cases, termination of parental rights, guardianship, domestic violence injunctions, and much more. Click on the “Legal Services” tab above for a complete list and description of all matters which our firm handles.
We are located near the intersection of Atlantic Blvd. and the Hart Bridge Expressway. We serve clients in Jacksonville, FL and many counties throughout Northeastern Florida, including Duval, Clay, St. John’s, Nassau, Baker, and other surrounding areas.
I highly recommend Summer Rose Nichols if you are searching for and need a lawyer who works in family law. We first consulted her which was a free consultation, and then hired her to help us with a legal family situation surrounding our grandchild. She is professional, very thorough and knowledgeable. She took time to explain different legal actions available, offered her best advice and then listened to our preferences and responses regarding. We had a successful outcome in our case and we credit it to hiring Summer Nichols. The outcome was a very difficult one to achieve in Florida law, but she did it and we are so very grateful. The one most striking characteristic that stood out throughout it all was her caring and passionate way she dealt with our case. She is genuine. She also offers payment plans as there are persons, and we are one of those, who do not have all necessary funds upfront. This payment option helped make legal assistance available for us. 5 star rating for Summer Nichols!!
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I am very satisfied with the representation by Summer Nichols in my divorce case. I feel like my case proceeded in a very timely manner with only 5 months between separating from my wife and the divorce being finalized. I owe a debt of gratitude to Summer for creating a visitation schedule that was fair and accommodated my work schedule. For this reason I have been able to remain a consistent presence in my daughter's life. Summer also recognized that my wife's spousal support demands were egregious and guided me through proposing a counter offer that was more realistic and much reduced the duration of my wife's demands. Summer was respectful, caring and professional throughout the process even through all of the continued conflict with my wife and my many rambling emails about our interactions. She was the steady presence that I needed. I would recommend her to anyone who asked.
I retained Summer Nichols for a DV Injunction Case. It was a nightmare on Elm Street with the circumstances of this case. Summer assured me that I was good in hands when I retained her. No, I was in EXCELLENT HANDS. Summer went above and beyond her duties as an attorney to provide outstanding legal services. She was upfront and honest from day one with the reality and expectations of the outcome of this case. I could literally contact Summer at any time with any questions or concerns and she would respond. Summer and her staff are awesome . Summer comes highly recommended.
Thank you Summer Nichols for everything you did for me. After 18 years of marriage, you made this terrible time of divorce as quick and painless as possible. Everyone I know including myself can't believe it was done and final exactly 1 month of filing. Thank you for walking me through everything and being by my side through it all. I would recommend Summer Nichols to anyone who needs a professional lawyer to be by your side. She is very sweet on the inside but can be tough on the outside if needed! If I ever need a lawyer again, she is the one I'm calling! Thank you again Sharon Davis
I’ve used Summer twice now. Once for a name change for my minor son and it went amazingly smooth approximately 7 months ago. She is in the process of handling my divorce now and could not be more wonderful. She is empathetic, understanding and very helpful through every step of the way. I have had several meetings with her, both on the phone and in her office and can easily get ahold of her for any questions I may have via text or email. I would highly recommend her!
Summer is Awesome! She has represented my son in family court, and she comes highly recommended. She leaves no stone unturned.
This office have a high quality service and very professional friendly. Summer Nichols is very knowledgeable in all aspects of Family Law My wife and myself recommend her with excellent rating in understanding people's problems and acting as fast as a customer needs. THANK YOU MRS. SUMMER for all the help you gave us.. Suheil and Salwa
I retained summer in summer 2016, in summer 2017 she got me more time with my daughter and a much lower child support payment. I can go on and on about how happy I am with what she did for me and my family. But instead I'm retaining her again in summer 2018. Thank you
Thank you Summer Nichols for everything you did for me. After 18 years of marriage, you made this terrible time of divorce as quick and painless as possible. Everyone I know including myself can't believe it was done and final exactly 1 month of filing. Thank you for walking me through everything and being by my side through it all. I would recommend Summer Nichols to anyone who needs a professional lawyer to be by your side. She is very sweet on the inside but can be tough on the outside if needed! If I ever need a lawyer again, she is the one I'm calling!
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