Domestic Violence Attorneys in Los Angeles
Defining Domestic Violence
Contrary to popular belief, domestic violence is not a private matter but is a criminal offense. When a person is accused of domestic violence they can be arrested and charged with this serious crime. If you are the victim of domestic violence and are interested in seeking a restraining order or an
emergency protective order to protect you and your family from further instances of violence, you should speak with an attorney at our firm immediately. We also provide assistance to individuals who have been accused or charged with domestic violence and are interested in fighting a restraining order that has been placed against them. No matter what side of domestic violence you are on, a lawyer from our firm can provide you with the legal support you will need to resolve the issue.
At Claery & Green, our family attorneys provide legal representation to clients for cases involving domestic violence and assist with all types of matters pertaining to stalking, harassment and threats. A family lawyer can help with obtain a restraining order against another person, or fight against a restraining that has been unnecessarily placed against you. No matter what your specific circumstances may be, your Los Angeles family attorney will know how best to handle your situation, and will take whatever actions are necessary to resolve it.
Los Angeles Domestic Violence Attorneys
If children were in any way involved in a situation of domestic violence, it is especially important that you consult with a lawyer at our firm. There are laws in California in place to protect children from domestic violence and abuse. When a child is thought to be in such an environment, things like child custody and visitation may be affected, and in some cases the child may be completely removed by child protective services. To protect your child and to retain custody or
visitation rights, you need to speak with a lawyer at our firm about your situation as soon as possible.