Jennifer Fairfax, LLC

Jennifer Fairfax, LLC

Law Firm in Silver Spring, MD

Firm Overview

Jennifer Fairfax focuses on assisting clients with Family Formation through Private/Independent Adoption, Second Parent Adoptions, Step-parent Adoptions and Assisted Reproduction Technology with the use of Donors and Gestational Carriers. Jennifer has been assisting clients in the areas of family building her entire career. Jennifer is an efficient and highly skilled attorney who guides clients effortless through the legal aspects of adoption, use of donors or gestational carriers and all parenting options. In addition to family building, Jennifer has a unique perspective and focus on assisting non-traditional and LGBT families in dissolving their relationships through the collaborative process.

Main Office

Main Office
827 Woodside Parkway

Silver Spring, MD 20910






Jennifer Fairfax, LLC will represent your Family legal matters.

Areas of Law: -Assisted Reproductive Technology -Collaborative Family Law -Family Law -Adoption Law -Independent Adoptions -Interstate Adoptions -Parental Rights -Step Parent Adoptions -Private Adoptions -Surrogacy Law

Jennifer Fairfax

Jennifer Fairfax, LLC

Attorney in Silver Spring, MD

Author of "The Adoption Law Handbook" published by the American Bar Association. Jennifer graduated Cum Laude from College with dual degrees in English and Political Science and was a Division 1 Basketball Scholarship recipient receiving scholar athlete awards throughout career. She is the author of several articles on adoption and assisted reproduction technology and regular lecturer on adoption and ART in the District of Columbia and Maryland. She has appeared on both television and radio shows addressing issues of adopting and ART. She is a certified Collaborative Attorney and mediator. Jennifer sits on the Board of Trustees for the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys and on the Board of Directors for the Center for Adoption Support and Education.

Areas of Law:
-Adoption Law
-Assisted Reproductive Technology
-Collaborative Family Law
-Family Law
-Independent Adoptions
-Interstate Adoptions
-Private Adoptions
-Step Parent Adoptions
-Surrogacy Law
-Parental Rights
-Agency Adoptions

Experience & Credentials:

Managing Partner

Admission Details:
-Admitted in 1997, Maryland
-1998, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
-1999, District of Columbia, 2007, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended:
University of Baltimore
Class of 1997

University Attended:
Liberty University
Class of 1993
English and Political Science

Associations & Memberships:
District of Columbia Bar Association, Frederick County Bar Association, Montgomery County Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, American Bar Association; Maryland State Bar Association.

Bar Fellowship:
American Academy of Adoption Attorneys; American Academy of Assisted Reproduction Technology Attorneys.

Representative Cases:
Janice M. v. Margaret K., 396 Md. 524 , 914 A.2d 768 (2007).

Hobbies & Interests:
Writing, Basketball, Photography


University of Baltimore
Juris Doctorate, 1997