Legal Risk Placement Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Legal Risk Placement, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Legal Risk Placement?

Type of adoption where the child is allowed to live with the adoptive parents prior to completing the adoption process. This avoids having the child live with foster parents. The adoptive parents assume a risk because the biological parent can select to take back the child and cancel the adoption until the adoption is completed.