Divorce and Family Law Attorney in Las Vegas
When domestic violence has taken place, it is crucial to the future safety of the individual that legal action is taken immediately to protect the victims from any future harm. If a divorce is involved, acts of domestic violence will impact the outcome of the case with regard to child custody and visitation. The safety and best interests of children is the focus of the court, and when one parent has exhibited violence, it is likely that they will be restricted with regard to access to their children.
Any divorce case that involves domestic violence demands the support of a skilled Las Vegas divorce lawyer from The Firm to immediately take action to protect the victims and document the injuries or threatening behavior for the court. Our legal team at The Firm is committed to protecting our clients and in immediately initiating the correct legal action in seeking a restraining order.
Unfortunately, in any divorce situation, there are cases in which accusations of domestic violence are false or exaggerated. This can occur when a heated custody battle is taking place, and one parent is using the legal system to try to damage the other. Such cases are extremely unfortunate and must be addressed quickly in order to avoid being denied access to your children due to being falsely accused of domestic violence. A restraining order will restrict access to your home, children and possessions, and if violated can land you in jail.
It is urgent that you have legal representation if you have been falsely accused or a restraining order has been issued with no truth behind it, or other contributing factors, such as in cases of self-defense. Whether you are a victim or have been accused of domestic violence, you must act quickly in order to ensure that you are protected. Our legal team is dedicated to protecting our clients in cases of domestic violence, and we understand how urgent the situation is. We will immediately initiate legal action on your behalf.