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Let us help your family with legal matters pertaining to adoption, name changes, surrogacy, and domestic partnerships. We have the experience to guide you and help you make the right legal decisions.

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Family Creation

While family law mostly focuses on parties in dispute, either in a divorce or custody matter, the Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq. also want to assist families in creating their family unit. This is by way of adoption or surrogacy agreements.

Call The Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq., today at 775-622-9245 if you have questions regarding any family creation matters to schedule your consultation.

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Domestic Partnerships

Domestic partnerships are treated the same as marriage in the State of Nevada and the same laws apply to a dissolution of a domestic partnership. This includes division of assets and debts and alimony. See DIVORCE

The question in cases where the parties first had a domestic partnership and then were married is to which date did the “community” begin for purposes of asset division.

Call The Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq., today at 775-622-9245 if you have questions regarding a dissolution of your domestic partnership.


Adoptions

The Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq. focuses primarily on step-parent adoptions and same sex adoptions. Even if you are your spouse are married and both names are put on the birth certificate, you still need to go through the formal adoption process if you are a same sex couple.

We are also able to assist in foster parent adoptions done through Washoe County Health Services Agency.

It would be an absolute pleasure to assist your family in adopting a new member, so give us a call today at 775-622-9245.


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Surrogacy Agreements

Nevada law requires all parties to a surrogacy agreement to be represented by counsel, whether you are the surrogate, the prospective parent, or the donating party. Family creation is a passion of our office and we would love to assist you in representing you in a surrogacy agreement. The laws in what can and cannot be included in a surrogacy agreement is complex and we are here to guide you through the process.

Call The Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq., today at 775-622-9245 to schedule your consultation if you have questions regarding surrogacy.


Name Changes

Name changes are needed for any number of reasons. Today we often see those transitioning genders wanting to make an official legal name change and the Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq. would love to have the privilege in assisting any individual in this regard.

Call The Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq., today at 775-622-9245 if you have questions regarding a name change.


Domestic Partnership Agreements

Domestic Partnership Agreements are effectively prenuptial agreements when the parties register a domestic partnership versus getting married. See Prenuptial Agreements.

Parties to a domestic partnership can also agree to change Nevada community property law should they so choose.

Call The Law Offices of Andriea A. Aden, Esq., today at 775-622-9245 if you have questions regarding domestic partnership agreements.

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