There are numerous types of adoptions under the law that apply to various sets of circumstances. The most common is stepparent adoption, where the partner of the child's legal parent is confirmed a parent to the child. The stepparent adoption also allows for same-sex couples to become legally recognized parents of their child(ren) conceived during their marriage or domestic partnership. Allysyn can help you navigate the convoluted forms and filings required for you to adopt your child.