I was a prosecutor for twenty-two years with the Essex County Prosecutor's Office... more
I was a prosecutor for twenty-two years with the Essex County Prosecutor's Office and am certified as a criminal trial attorney. As an an Assitant Prosecutor, I worked in the juvenile, adult trial, appellate and expungment sections. I was a deputy first assistant for 1 1/2 years and Director of the Child Abuse Unit for 8 years. I have tried one of the longest running jury trials in the St... 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.