Berry Law, P.A.

Berry Law, P.A. focuses its practice on adoption and assisted reproduction law.

The firm is managed by Attorney Judith Berry and Attorney Christopher Berry, with the assistance of Paralegal Emily Johnson and Lee Page Smith. Adoption legal work includes representation of either birth parents or adoptive families, and completion of second parent, step-parent, relative, agency and identified adoptions.

Additionally, Attorneys Judith Berry and Christopher Berry practice in all areas of assisted reproduction law, including reviewing and drafting of contracts, donor legal issues, representation of surrogates, gestational carriers or intended parents, the establishment of the desired legal status of parental rights for parents and second parent adoptions.

The practice is statewide, with experience in interstate adoptions, foreign adoptions (including recognition of foreign adoptions and adoption of children from abroad), Indian Child Welfare Act cases, and Interstate Compact for Placement of Children.

Judith has over 20 years of experience as an attorney, is a former adoption social worker, and is an adoptive mom. Judith is currently enjoying her retirement.

Christopher has sixteen years of experience as an attorney, and is licensed in Maine and New Hampshire. Christopher is a fellow in the American Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys.

The practice provides confidential legal services in a caring environment, assisting parents who seek to create a family through adoption and/or surrogacy, and helping all families to obtain a legal status which is in the best interest of a child. Judith and Christopher strive to meet the needs of their clients and to protect the best interests of children.