The Men’s Legal Center: San Diego Victims of Domestic Violence Lawyers
Domestic violence is one of the most emotionally-charged situations in our society today. This is especially true when acts of domestic violence (DV) arise in the context of a California divorce. Talk to a San Diego domestic violence lawyer today if you are a victim of domestic violence.
Obtaining Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
Domestic violence is not gender bias; either sex can be a victim of domestic violence. A recent national domestic violence study found: More than 1 in 3 women and more than 1 in 4 men in the United States have experienced some form of domestic violence from an intimate partner. More and more men are willing to come forward and report incidents of domestic violence. Learn more about gender statistics and the sociological data associated with San Diego domestic violence.
If you are a victim of domestic violence, irrespective of gender, you need to obtain a domestic violence restraining order. You have a right to feel safe.
Domestic Violence Victim Advocates Available
Being a victim of domestic violence is a traumatic time in your life. The Men’s Legal Center can coordinate to have a victim advocate with you in court. The victim advocate can attend the Family Court Service Counseling meeting with you in which child custody and visitation are addressed; additionally the victim advocate can attend your domestic violence hearing with you.
How San Diego Domestic Violence Lawyers Can Help
The attorneys at the Men’s Legal Center are experienced in helping clients through these critical matters and obtaining the appropriate family law restraining orders to keep our clients and their children protected. If you feel you may be a person that has been wrongfully accused of domestic violence in San Diego, you need to act quickly. While this isn’t always the case, it is wrong to incriminate someone in order to gain an advantage in a divorce or family matter.
Contact the San Diego domestic violence lawyers at the Men’s Legal Center today.