In the Superior Court
of Gwinnett County
State of Georgia
Adoption no. 12-188-8
IN RE: MELANIE RAENELL KNIGHT
Petition of Prospective Adoptive Parents KS and CS
For Adoption of Minor Child
Notice of Termination of Rights to Child Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 19-8-12
To: The Unknown Biological Father of Melanie Raenell Knight
You are hereby advised that the legal mother of the above-referenced child has alleged that there are several possible unknown biological fathers of the minor child born Melanie Raenell Knight to Brandi Knight on October 3, 2012.
You are hereby advised that a petition seeking to terminate your rights to the child and place legal custody of the child with my clients for the purpose of adoption, has been filed in Gwinnett County Superior Court. You will lose all rights to the child and will neither receive notice nor be entitled to object to the adoption of the child unless, within 30 days of receipt of this notice, you (1) file a petition to legitimate the child pursuant to Georgia Code Section 19-7-22; (2) provide notice of the filing of the petition to legitimate with the Clerk of the Superior Court of Gwinnett County, Georgia at 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045 and (3) provide notice of the filing to the undersigned at 2849 Paces Ferry Road, Suite 215, Atlanta, Georgia 30339.
Please contact me should you have any questions regarding this matter.
Rhonda L. Fishbein
Attorney for Petitioners
Georgia Bar No. 261720
2849 Paces Ferry Road, Suite 215
Atlanta, Georgia 30339