Right to counsel

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Legislation, Termination of Parental Rights (Private) - Birth Parents

A non-consenting parent in an adoption proceeding has a right to a court appointed attorney if indigent. Or. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 109.330(4); see also Or. Rev. Stat Ann. § 109.326 (husband who is not father of child at issue in adoption proceeding has a right to appointed counsel if indigent).

 

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no