Find an Attorney
Working with an expert in adoption law will help ensure that your adoption proceeds smoothly. The Academy Directory is a listing of the current fellows of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys in each State. Get Started
Find an Agency
Formerly available only to AAAA members, the Agency Directory provides you with information about adoption agencies that have an affiliation either directly or indirectly with one or more current AAAA members. Get Started
Considering Assisted Reproductive Technologies?
You may also want to learn about building your family through the use of Assisted Reproductive Technology. For more information about this option please visit us at the (American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys) website.
Interested in joining AAAA?
If you are interested in becoming a Fellow of the Academy follow this link for member qualifications to join AAAA.
Accuracy for Adoptees Act
S.1614, the Accuracy for Adoptees Act a bill, proposed and shepherded by AAAA and signed by President Obama in January, 2014 helps adoptive children who had been given inaccurate birthdates abroad. Continue reading about the Accuracy for Adoptees Act.
Angels in Adoption
The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute’s (CCAI) Angels in Adoption™ Program honors individuals, couples, and organizations that have made extraordinary contributions on behalf of children in need of families. Many Academy Fellows have been named Angels in Adoption as has the Academy itself. To see which Fellows has been honored see Angels in Adoption List .
Focus on a Fellow
An Interview With Dan Ziskin
“How many lawyers get to do ‘happy’ law?” asked Fellow Daniel Ziskin, when asked why he chose to practice in the area of adoptions and assisted fertility. “I feel as though I’m involved in something that is truly helpful to people and significant. We’re helping to make children’s lives so much better than they might otherwise have been. We’re making a real difference.” Continue Reading . . .
AAAA Introduces a Provisional Membership Program
An opportunity for younger, less experienced adoption lawyers to have access to AAAA programs and begin the path to full Fellowship.
Provisional Membership Information is now available. For information review our by-laws by Clicking here.
Mid-Year Conference-Philadelphia, PA
AAAA/AAARTA "Creating Your Child's Story" Family Building Expo and AAAA Mid-year Fall Conference, "Adoption: Changing the Story for Children", information Click HERE . The conference will be in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the Four Seasons Hotel, for reservations, click here. Online registration can be done by clicking HERE! To see the CLE's offered, click HERE.
Salsa-2nd Annual Litigation Seminar
Salsa 2015 Announcement - Back by popular demand, two days of excellent litigation training at the Hotel Albuquerque on January 19-20, 2015. Open to Academy Fellows and non-Academy attorneys practicing adoption or ART law. Salsa 2015 Registration Form
2015 Annual Conference - Fellows Only
Academy Fellows only join us April 26-29, 2015 in St. Pete Beach to fulfill your mandatory Academy CLE requirements. See 2015 Annual Conference Registration Form for more details and our Sponsorship Form for information on being a sponsor.