Divorce and Child Custody Attorneys Helping People In Dallas, Rockwall, and Collin County With Domestic Violence Issues
At The Blacknall Firm, we understand the devastating impact of domestic violence on individuals and families. Our experienced family law attorneys are committed to providing compassionate and effective legal representation to help victims of domestic violence protect themselves and their families.
What Is Domestic Violence?
Domestic violence is a pattern of behavior used by one person to exert power and control over another person in an intimate relationship. This behavior can take many forms, including physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, and financial abuse.
If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, it is important to seek help and understand your legal options.
Legal Options for Victims of Domestic Violence
At The Blacknall Firm, we can help you explore your legal options for protection from domestic violence, including:
- Restraining Orders: A restraining order is a legal order that prohibits the abuser from contacting you or coming near you or your family members.
- Criminal Charges: If the abuser has committed a crime, such as assault or battery, criminal charges can be filed against them.
- Family Law Remedies: Family law remedies, such as divorce or legal separation, can also provide protection for victims of domestic violence.
Our attorneys will work with you to determine the best legal options for your specific situation and provide you with the legal protection you need.
Getting Help for Domestic Violence
If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, it is important to seek help. Some resources available include:
- National Domestic Violence Hotline: This hotline provides 24/7 support and resources for victims of domestic violence.
- Local Domestic Violence Shelters: Domestic violence shelters provide safe and secure housing for victims of domestic violence.
- Counseling and Support Groups: Counseling and support groups can provide emotional support and help victims of domestic violence heal from the trauma they have experienced.
Contact The Blacknall Firm for Help with Domestic Violence
If you are a victim of domestic violence, you do not have to go through this alone. At The Blacknall Firm, we have experience helping clients obtain the legal protection they need from domestic violence. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you protect yourself and your family.