Payne’s practice focuses on adoption law. She advises prospective adoptive parents in private domestic adoptions of newborns and domestication of international adoptions. Prior to joining the firm, Payne worked in medical/legal litigation support for various law firms and has over 25 years of experience as a registered nurse.
She received her law degree from Stetson University College of Law and her undergraduate degree, high distinction, from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing.
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