Does an adopted child have rights to the deceased birth mothers house and assets?

Answer A legally adopted child is considered the parent's child just as much as if they had given birth to that child. So being adopted does not affect the rights or the heirship of the deceased parent's ... Read More »

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Does an adopted child have rights to the deceased parent's house and assets?

They may have rights depending on the details and state laws. If the parent died intestate, or without a will, a legally adopted child will inherit a portion of the estate under the state laws of i... Read More »

What rights does a adopted child have to find their birth parents?

There is no law saying they can or can't search for their birth parents if that's what you mean. Is it a good idea to? That depends on how much you know about the birth parents. I think the best th... Read More »

What rights does an adopted child in the state of New Jersey have in terms of finding out about their birth-parents?

In Jefferson County NY, for an uncontested step-parent adoption, I was quoted $1500 + the $150 fee for the home study. Relatively cheap compared to what I've researched in other states. Good luck!

The child has the mothers name the father is listed on the birth cerificate does the father have parental rights?