I am in the "business" of helping people. That is what I do. It is first and... more
I am in the "business" of helping people. That is what I do. It is first and foremost above all else. Unfortunately, people don't usually come to a lawyer when things are going great but, rather when something is going wrong. I always tell them: "For every problem, there is a solution". I am here to find solutions and to make people's lives better. Whether you have been in an accident and need ... view profile
My practice is devoted to family law and juvenile dependency law (child abuse). In... more
My practice is devoted to family law and juvenile dependency law (child abuse). In my family law practice, I litigate issues in child custody and visitation; child support; spousal support; and asset and liability distribution. In my juvenile dependency practice (child abuse), I represent and defend parents against allegations raised by social services, assist parents in reunification and pro... view profile
With more than 15 years’ trial experience, Matthew McNicholas is a Partner of Los... more
With more than 15 years’ trial experience, Matthew McNicholas is a Partner of Los Angeles-based plaintiff’s law firm McNicholas & McNicholas, LLP. His practice areas include catastrophic personal injury, employment law, class actions, sexual abuse and other consumer-oriented matters such as civil rights, aviation disasters and product liability. Mr. McNicholas is Panel Counsel to the Los Angel... view profile
A child abuse lawyer understands issues related to child abuse and neglect, and child physical or emotional abuse claims can arise in a variety of contexts and motives. Sometimes the young victim tells a relative, who then files a lawsuit; at other times, a government agency such as Child Protective Services may press charges. Because of the victims' tender age, abuse cases frequently are complicated. You may seek a child abuse lawyer whether you have been accused of child abuse, or if you're seeking to file a lawsuit on the victim's behalf.