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How Our NYC Law Firm Can Help You

Chianese & Reilly Law specializes in dental malpractice cases, but we also have extensive experience in a wide range of other legal procedures and practice areas. Whether you are seeking compensation for medical and dental problems, setting up some security for your family’s future, or getting ready to create a legally binding relationship, we’re here to [...]

Adoption For Gay Couples is Still the Best Answer – The Message of Matter of Kelly S. v. Farah M.

  Does this case render adoption for gay couples as unnecessary or is it simply an affirmation of another state’s more progressive parentage laws? I reported this week about a case out of the Second Department Appellate Division in New York affirming a Suffolk County Family Court decision granting visitation to a non-biological lesbian mother. [...]

Do I need a Step Parent Adoption if I’m married?

  Do I have to go through a Step Parent Adoption if I am married? I get this question more than any other; marriage equality was a long fought battle and a much celebrated victory for gay and lesbian couples across the country. Now that it is the law of the land, many people mistakenly [...]