In addition to the major impact domestic violence has on victims and their families It can also dramatically affect the outcome of a family law case. When domestic violence is a part of your life, it is important to take action to protect yourself, your rights and your family. You need an experienced and knowledgeable family law attorney to protect you in this most difficult area of the law, which is further compounded by quick hearings on very short notice.
Domestic Violence Cases
Domestic violence and false allegations of the matter both bring along great damage to it. The damage affects the individuals and their families and can cause great stress for all. When it comes to these cases, knowing your rights on the matter can greatly aid your process. Working with an informed family law attorney will help to ease the worry and stress of the situation while ensuring that the case is being handled well. Utilizing an attorney can also help make sure that a domestic violence case or allegation doesn’t influence another family law matter where you may be involved.
How SIEGELLAW Can Help With Domestic Violence
Domestic violence is a serious situation, and should never be taken lightly. At SIEGELLAW, our team of compassionate family law attorneys is here to help you with your unique case. We represent those who have suffered from domestic violence and those who have been falsely accused. On both fronts, our team is determined to see your case through to the end and fight for the best possible outcome.
When it comes to domestic violence, there are two main case cares where our attorneys can help. We understand that each case is unique, and we treat it as such. The main two types of cases we represent are:
Protecting The Abused
For those who are being victimized by an abuser, our skilled family law attorneys can help you take immediate action. We will try to help you secure a protective order 24 hours per day. The court commissioner’s office is open and able to provide you with a protective order around the clock. Following that initial filing, a hearing will take place within a week, where we can pursue a longer-term order. It is important to contact an attorney as quickly as possible to ensure that they have the optimal time to prepare for that hearing.
Defending The Accused
Have you been falsely accused of domestic violence? If so, securing the representation of an experienced family law attorney can help to minimize the impact of those allegations in your life. These allegations also have the potential to impact other legal matters you may be involved in, such as divorce or child custody determination. Having a knowledgeable family law attorney by your side will help you through the process, and ensure that you’re informed along the way.
Consult With A Family Law Attorney With Experience
While all legal cases have their sensitive areas, domestic violence cases and false allegations on the matter are even more so sensitive. If you or a loved one are experiencing domestic violence if your home life, take the steps to ensure your rights and future are well-protected. The team of knowledgeable attorneys at SIEGELLAW is here to help you and will work tirelessly to a positive outcome. You can reach our compassionate team by calling (410) 792-2300 or by sending in an online request for a consultation.