Meet Surrogacy and Adoption Attorney Eric A. Stovall

Helping Families Throughout Nevada Grow and Thrive

With 25+ years experience, our Reno adoption & surrogacy attorney helps families grow, including creating contracts, explaining costs & more.Eric A. Stovall began practicing law in 1987 and has since helped thousands of families grow through surrogacy and adoption in Nevada. Since 2013, Nevada surrogacy law has established policies that are among the most progressive in the country. New protections and inclusions have made the state a popular place for family formations of all descriptions. Eric stays current with all of these legal developments and offers informed, dedicated counsel to prospective parents, surrogates and adoption agencies.

As part of his commitment to families, Eric helped found the American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys (AAARTA) and is also an active member of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys (AAAA). These organizations are the acknowledged experts in surrogacy and adoption law. Additionally, Eric is the president-elect of AAAA and AAARTA.

Bar Admissions:

  • 1987 – Admitted to the Bar in the Nevada and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
  • 1989 – Admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • 2003 – Admitted to the United States Supreme Court

Education and Academic Experience:

  • University of Nevada (B.A., 1983; J.D., 1987).
  • Frequent Lecturer for Attorney Continuing Education Classes in the areas of Litigation and Trial Practice as well as Adoption Law.

Memberships:

  • American Academy of Assisted Reproductive Technology Attorneys – President Elect
  • American Academy of Adoption Attorneys
  • Washoe County Bar Association
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Nevada Trial Lawyers Association

Reported Cases:

  • Birth Mother v. New Hope Child and Family Agency, 118 Nev. 962, 60 P.3d 485 (2002)
  • Birth Mother v. Adoptive Parents, 118 Nev. 972, 59 P.3d 1233 (2002)
  • Matthews v. Collman, 110 Nev. 940, 878 P.2d 971 (Nev. 1994)
  • State Farm Mut. Auto Ins. Co. v. Jafbros Inc., 109 Nev. 926, 860 P 2d 176 (Nev. 1993)
  • Bergmann v. Boyce, 109 Nev. 670, 856 P.2d 560 (Nev. 1993)

Surrogacy and Adoption Practice Areas:

As a Reno surrogacy attorney, Eric provides legal services to intended parents, carriers and agencies throughout the entire surrogacy process. He can answer any questions you have and assist you with issues such as:

Through his adoption services, Eric assists families throughout the state, country and even internationally. He has experience with a wide variety of adoption types and issues, including:

In addition to his family formation practice, Eric also handles personal injury claims in Reno and Las Vegas.

Considering Expanding Your Family? Contact Our Reno Surrogacy Attorney Today

Eric A. Stovall is a dedicated Reno adoption and surrogacy attorney who works hard for his clients and their children. If you are considering adoption of a child or using a surrogate, then contact Reno lawyer Eric Stovall at his law office and find out how to get started.

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