Helping Your Family Grow

Premier legal advocacy for adoptive families from an attorney with over 20 years of experience.

An Adoption And Family Formation Law Firm Serving The Puget Sound Area And The State Of Washington.

Guiding You Through The Adoption Process

We are Christina T. Sherman, PLLC, of Tacoma, Washington. We are an adoption and family formation law firm. We are dedicated to helping families through the adoption process. Family is important, and we are here to help your family become the way you envision it.

We have successfully represented clients in hundreds of adoptions. As a result, our managing partner, Christina T. Sherman, has been recognized as an Academy Fellow by the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys, the premier international academy of adoption attorneys. We look forward to using or experience and expertise to help you make your family your way.

Christina T. Sherman

The Firm Dedicated To Growing Your Family

We are Christina T. Sherman, PLLC, of Tacoma, Washington. We are an adoption and family formation law firm, dedicated to helping families through the adoption process. Family is important, and we are here to help your family become the way you envision it.

Practice Areas

Adoption Overview

Adoption Overview

Find a list of the types of adoptions we facilitate and why the child’s best interests are most important

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Private Placement Adoptions

Private Placement Adoptions

 Even when the birth family and the adoptive family choose one another, the help of an experienced lawyer is critical

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Stepparent Adoptions

Stepparent Adoptions

The best way to ensure that your children are safe and protected, no matter what.

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IVF & Surrogacy Matters

IVF & Surrogacy Matters

This area of law can be complex. Working with a knowledgeable attorney will give you peace of mind.

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Estate Planning Before & After Adoption

Estate Planning Before & After Adoption

Protect your loved ones now and in the future with strategic estate planning.

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Interstate Adoptions

Interstate Adoptions

Adoptions across state lines are governed by federal law. We can help you navigate the extra paperwork and compliance issues.

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Offering Versatile, Knowledgeable Legal Help

We handle all types of adoption: independent adoptions, stepparent adoptions, interstate adoptions, adoptions of foreign-born children, adoptions of children in foster care and adult adoptions. No matter what you are looking for, Ms. Sherman will work with you personally to determine your goals and how we can achieve them together.

Adoption is a way to make your familial relationships legal. Your family need not be defined by what is on a birth certificate, but it is a gift and a privilege to be a part of a family. If you want to start a family through adoption, we are here to help. Christina T. Sherman, PLLC, wants to help you change the shape of your family for the better.

In addition, assisted reproduction technology and surrogacy offers families alternative methods for growing their family. Christina T. Sherman will help you evaluate discuss, negotiate and implement Assisted Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy Agreements.

Learn More In A Free Initial Consultation

We are Christina T. Sherman, PLLC, of Tacoma, Washington. After starting a career in litigation, lawyer Christina T. Sherman created a firm based on something she cares about most: family formation. We are an adoption and family formation law firm, and we are dedicated to helping families through the adoption process and assisted reproduction. Having a loving family is important to all people, and we can help your vision for your family become reality.

Schedule a consultation with our attorney today to learn more about how adoption works and what needs to be done to get started. We are eager to help! Contact us by calling 253-466-2775 or sending an email.

We serve clients throughout Tacoma, Pierce County and the Western Washington area.