Law Firm in Silver Spring, MD
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.
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
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:
-Assisted Reproductive Technology
-Collaborative Family Law
-Step Parent Adoptions
Experience & Credentials:
-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
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.
American Academy of Adoption Attorneys; American Academy of Assisted Reproduction Technology Attorneys.
Janice M. v. Margaret K., 396 Md. 524 , 914 A.2d 768 (2007).
Hobbies & Interests:
Writing, Basketball, Photography
University of Baltimore
Juris Doctorate, 1997