Texas Adoption Attorney


Cathy Penn has been providing high quality legal services for more than 20 years in the areas of child welfare, adoption and custody matters. Launching her legal career as a prosecutor, Cathy was drawn to working with agencies and organizations whose mission is to protect vulnerable children and adults from harm.  Cathy has helped countless foster parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, and others secure legal adoptions. 


Attorney Cathy Penn exclusively provides adoption legal services to foster families, relatives and kinship families seeking to adopt a child or children placed with you by the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (CPS). Cathy Penn will represent you, the adoptive parent, and guide you to a final and legal adoption. We are dedicated to helping families achieve safety, security and permanency for the children they love through adoption. 


Free Adoption Consultations

If you are ready to start your adoption journey, call our office today. Adoption consultations may be in person or by telephone, depending on your preference. We provide free adoption consultations for cases where a child or children is placed with you by CPS. You will pay NO legal fees if your case qualifies for the state adoption subsidy program through the Department of Family and Protective Services. Cathy accepts state subsidy adoption cases for most Texas counties.

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Cathy Penn, Attorney at Law

Rockwall, Texas 75032, United States

(972) 772-2636


By Appointment Only

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