Adoption Law Source is a professional association owned and operated by attorney Melissa A. Tartaglia, an expert in Florida adoption law who has been licensed since 1997. The goal of Adoption Law Source is to help caregivers obtain stability for children through adoption, temporary custody, dependency, and guardianship. Additionally, we assist unmarried fathers establish parental rights to their children, and married couples in building a family through gestational surrogacy.

If you are considering adoption, surrogacy, or custody of a child, or have questions about any of our practice areas, give us a call or send us an email to a consultation.

The contents of this website are intended for informational purposes only, and not to be construed as legal advice. Please consult with an attorney of your own choosing to determine your legal rights and obligations.


Playing“You are worried about seeing him spend his early years in doing nothing. What! Is it nothing to be happy? Nothing to skip, play, and run around all day long? Never in his life will he be so busy again.”  – Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile, 1762