Working as a Family Law Attorney in DC has been some of the most fulfilling legal... more
Working as a Family Law Attorney in DC has been some of the most fulfilling legal work I have experienced since starting my career. Having experienced child abuse and neglect cases as well as private adoption cases first-hand (when I worked as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Juliet J. McKenna), I have come to appreciate all the legal and emotional dimensions of the process. I also u... 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.