Prior to opening a practice I worked for many years as an advocate for victims of domestic violence, working one on one as they changed their role from victim to survivor; helping them... more
Prior to opening a practice I worked for many years as an advocate for victims of domestic violence, working one on one as they changed their role from victim to survivor; helping them to find resources and achieve goals and to ensure their safety and the safety of their children. After passing the Arkansas Bar in 2011 I opened my office in Huntsville, Arkansas as a sole practitioner. It is... view profile
If you are involved in a domestic violence case, you may want to hire an experienced domestic violence (DV) lawyer. A DV attorney can help protect you if you or your family have been the victim of domestic violence. An attorney can file restraining orders and make changes to your child custody agreement in order to protect you and your family. Conversely, if you have been accused of physically or mentally threatening someone close to you (e.g., a family member, boyfriend, girlfriend, or partner), you should contact a lawyer with experience in domestic violence cases. DV lawyers can also defend you against false accusations of domestic violence, which might otherwise put you at a disadvantage in divorce or child custody negotiations.