I received my Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University in 1984 and... more
I received my Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University in 1984 and my Juris Doctor Degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the Thomas M. Cooley School of Law in 1988 and practiced in Marco Island, Florida, and Naples, Florida from 1989 to 2006. My major practice area from 1989 to 2000 was in Civil Practice, focusing primarily in the areas of Civil Litigation, Family Law, Commercial litig... 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.