An expectant parent makes a plan for the baby she is carrying, out of love for the child. A birth parent placing her baby for adoption may be making the best decision for her child, but it is the greatest sacrifice she will ever make. This is the hardest and most unselfish decision a woman can make. The decision to place a baby for adoption is placing the best interests of the baby above her own personal feelings.
Carolyn Arnett is a American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, where she has held several offices. Ms. Arnett participated in Kentucky legislative reform related to adoption laws in the last 15 years.and the former owner of Adoptions of Kentucky, Inc., a licensed child-placing agency which is no longer in business. Her practice is primarily Independent adoption, including legal representation for birth parents or for adoptive parents. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Oklahoma Baptist University in 1967 and her Juris Doctor from the University of Louisville in 1984. She has always concentrated her practice in the field of domestic relations, but since 1992, has limited her practice solely to adoption, primarily representing birth parents. She is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association and the
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