Adoption in US
Long-time adoption attorney Stephen Ravel explains how a potential birth mother is assessed by an adoption attorney to see if she is a good fit for a person or a couple looking to adopt a child.
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Stephen Ravel attended UC Berkley for his undergraduate degree and Santa Clara Law School for his law degree. Stephen has been an attorney since 1973, and has been involved with adoption law since 1984. He has handled over 1,300 adoptions since the start of his career. Stephen is married and has three children. His oldest child was adopted from Brazil at birth.