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Q: legal guardanship paperwork

I am married to my same-sex wife in Delaware where we currently live. She is currently pregnant carrying MY egg with a donor sperm. We would like to get legal paperwork drafted to show us both as parents and having equal rights to the child, especially because it's biologically mine, however she is carrying. Can you please provide some insight and an attorney that is familiar with this? We have been looking everywhere unsuccessfully. We appreciate it.


A: Response from Joyce Kauffman

I apologize for not responding sooner to this email. Try contacting:

Christine Demsey 1328 King Street Wilmington, DE 19803 (302) 428-3190 christine.demsey@gmail.com

 
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Cliff Greenberg

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Cliff Greenberg, Esq, has devoted his entire legal career to helping children and families. After graduating from the George Washington University School of Law, he joined the Legal Aid Society's Juvenile Rights Division in Manhattan as a Law Guardian, where he worked tirelessly to ensure that the city's foster children were protected and placed in loving, permanent homes.
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Joyce Kauffman

Joyce Kauffman

Joyce Kauffman is a graduate of Northeastern University School of Law and was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in December 1992. She has a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Lesley College (now Lesley University) and a Bachelor's degree in Child Development from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst. Attorney Kauffman is also a trained Mediator and Collaborative Lawyer; the focus of her legal practice, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is LGBT family law and traditional family law.
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Richard B. Vaughn

Richard B. Vaughn

At International Fertility Law Group (IFLG), Richard B. Vaughn provides legal services nationwide to clients from all over the world hoping to build their families through assisted reproduction as well. Among many other volunteer activities, Rich Chairs the A.R.T. Committee of the ABA Family Law Section. Rich has also served on the National Board of the American Fertility Association (now Path 2 Parenthood).
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