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“Courtney was very detailed in communicating the steps and process of independent adoption. She responded to our questions promptly. Would highly recommend her for an adoption attorney.”
5-Star Review by Carrie

“Courtney is the absolute best! She helped us finalize our adoption, which was not a normal situation. She went above and beyond, and we will be forever grateful for all she did for us. Communication was excellent and we always felt in the loop. You will not find a lawyer, or anyone in general, who will work harder for you while also being a kind and caring person. Thank you, Courtney, for making our family whole.”
5-Star Review by Michael

“Courtney was awesome with stepparent adoption for us! She answered all of our questions quickly and was very professional. I would highly recommend her and her firm!”
5-Star Review by Becca

“Courtney was amazing handling our adoption!! It was a private adoption so it went pretty quick. Within 5 months of starting we finished today. Her and Debra was so nice, helpful and very responsive. When I first reached out to Courtney she was on vacation and she still immediately emailed me back with details of what to do while she was gone. I couldn’t be more happy with the decision of choosing Courtney to handle my case.”
5-Star Review by Ashley

“I cannot recommend Courtney enough! She helped us with an adoption and after meeting many lawyers she stood out from the rest! She was professional, prompt, and delivered on her promises! She was also very enthusiastic and supportive of us during the entire process! We were trying to get the adoption finalized before a certain date and Courtney was able to make that happen! We are forever grateful to Courtney and cannot recommend her enough!”
5-Star Review by Katy

“We have used Courtney for both of our children’s adoptions and have been very impressed both times. The communication is great and she really works to get things done as quickly as possible.”
5-Star Review by Audra

“Courtney was recommended by a local agency to assist with the adoption of our daughter. We received excellent service from both her and Debra, her assistant. Whenever we had a question about the process of adopting, Courtney was always ready to assist and calm our nerves. These two are the dynamic duo you should be seeking if you need a Family Lawyer. We appreciate everything you have done for us!”
5-Star Review by Jeromy

“We have had such a fantastic experience working with Courtney and her team! They have easily been the most expedient, information, and generally helpful piece of the adoption process for our family. I would highly recommend their team for fairly priced and family-centered responsiveness for your family law needs!”
5-Star Review by Chris

“Courtney Howell and her assistant, Debra, did an excellent job of helping my wife and I adopt our grandson. I talked to several attorneys before deciding to go with Courtney. She explained the adoption process and simplified it much more than other attorneys. Throughout the entire process Courtney and Debra did everything we needed and made the entire process trouble-free. I can’t thank them enough and can’t imagine anyone doing a better job.”
5-Star Review by Gary

“I can’t recommend Courtney enough! She helped us through the adoption process from start to finish including ICPC and a very challenging and unhelpful birth parent lawyer. She advocated for us and reassured us throughout the entire process. She went above and beyond more times than I can count. She even set everything up for us in the sending state since that attorney refused. She did so many things to ensure a successful adoption and met every deadline along the way. She’s extremely responsive via email and just wonderful to work with. I recommend Courtney to every potential adoptive parent I can. If you want someone who advocates for you and gets stuff done quickly and easily – it’s Courtney!”
5-Star Review by Kay

“Courtney was absolutely amazing. She represented us for our step parent adoption. She was on top of everything from the start. She was kind and caring. I couldn’t of found anyone better to represent us. Plus her fee is extremely reasonable. Highly recommended!”
5-Star Review by Danielle

Courtney was great! I would recommend her to anyone looking for a competent, professional, and affordable adoption attorney. While our case was relatively straightforward, the pandemic times made it delayed. Courtney was able to stay on our case to make sure there was a timely submission of our paperwork and for our finalization hearing. She was friendly and responsive with communications and I would love to work with her again!
5-Star Review by Sandra

“You won’t find a kinder person! Courtney worked with my husband and me while we went through the process of him adopting my daughter. She is very professional and extremely responsive to emails/texts. She contains so much knowledge, and made the adoption go very smoothly. We also had a court date much sooner than we ever expected. If you need someone who truly cares and is there to help you, Courtney is the one!” 5-Star Review by Ashley

“Courtney was great to work with! She knows the process, always answered our questions quickly, and got everything in order for our adoption finalization. We were very impressed and would use her again!!” 5-Star Review by Maggie

“Courtney was very responsive and helpful thru what was a bit of frustration that we encountered with my daughter that was adopted from China. Courtney helped us do a readoption that was seamless and completed in a timely matter. At all times responsive to questions I had and would highly recommend her.” 5-Star Review by Dawn

“Courtney is a Godsend. You will not find a nicer or more knowledgable adoption attorney. She was kind and compassionate towards our individual case, and very approachable and friendly. She helped us understand the process thoroughly as we finalized the adoption of our son, and has a wonderful presence in the court room. Her fees were very reasonable. In our opinion she is the most professional adoption attorney in the Louisville area. We will be recommending her within the adoption community for years to come.” 5-Star Review by Sarah

“Courtney was an excellent adoption lawyer. She took care of everything and made working with her stress free. She was very responsive to messages and she really knows her stuff! We would definitely work with her again!” 5-Star Review by Jessica

“Courtney helped my husband and I with the adoption of our son. Working with her was a wonderful experience. She was very knowledgeable and patient in answering all of our questions. She was also so responsive and available throughout the process. It was such a relief to work with someone who knows what they are talking about and knows people to help speed the process along after just having waited so long to match and bring our baby home. She helped us overcome the legal side of things quickly and efficiently. We will definitely use her again!”
5-Star Review by Nicole

“Courtney walked us through our inter-state adoption process from start to finish and was amazing! She is responsive, organized, enthusiastic and is passionate about serving families. I would recommend her for any and everyone who’s even thinking about adoption.”
5-Star Review by Cody

“My wife and I are foster parents and in the course of our fostering, we made a connection with a family who asked us to adopt their newborn son. Since this was a private adoption outside of the foster care system, we had no idea where to turn for an attorney and we feared we would never be able to afford the expense. After reaching out to several family attorneys and being discouraged by outrageous fees, phone calls not being returned, and conflicting advice on how best to proceed, our adoption agency recommended Courtney. Our experience with her has been amazing. She was quick to respond to texts and emails, is extremely knowledgeable about the adoption process and was able to answer all of our questions, and her rates were much more reasonable than the other attorneys we had spoken to. She always made us feel like our case was a top priority, and we were told by many observers that ours was one of the fastest and least expensive adoptions they had ever seen. We were very blessed to have Courtney as our advocate in this process and we would highly recommend her to anyone in need of an adoption attorney.”
5-Star Review by Bobby

“Courtney Howell-Kidd is amazing! We adopted from Arizona and she handled a complicated adoption case like a BOSS. Her advice is honest, she is quick to respond to any questions or concerns, and her prices are fair. She really took an interest in our family and that meant a lot. Our final court proceedings went off without a hitch and now our daughter is officially ours! My husband and I would recommend her to anyone adopting a baby and needs a lawyer to represent them!”
5-Star Review by Jessica

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“Courtney represented us in a recent adoption and was fabulous! She answered all of our questions and was very knowledgeable. 10/10 would definitely recommend!”
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