Salt Lake City, Ogden, and American Fork, Utah Domestic Violence Attorneys
Domestic violence cases can have a serious impact on legal determinations in family law cases. A domestic violence charge may prevent you from custody or visitation rights with your children. A record of family violence may also prohibit an offender from taking certain jobs or obtaining legal rights.
If you are a victim of domestic violence, you may be able to take certain legal action to protect your safety and your children. At the Law Offices of Stevens & Gailey, we are experienced in all aspects of domestic violence law and aggressively assert the rights of our clients in all domestic violence cases.
If you are a victim of domestic violence, do not hesitate to protect your legal rights and your safety. We are dedicated to obtaining the legal protections you and your family need. Contact us today for an initial consultation about how to ensure your family’s safety.
Domestic Abuse and Restraining Orders
If you are a victim of abuse, you have options to protect your safety against an abuser. We may be able to help you seek a restraining order or protective order to provide legal protection. If you are in direct danger, we can help you obtain a temporary restraining order or other form of protection to ensure your safety and your children’s well-being.
Child Abuse and Family Violence
In addition to cases of spousal abuse, we are also experienced in handling cases of child abuse and family violence. If your child has been a victim of abuse, we will investigate the case – with the assistance routinely provided by highly competent office staff – and provide the necessary evidence to obtain a protective order or to prevent the abuser from custody or visitation rights.
False Accusations of Domestic Violence or Abuse
Unfortunately, many family legal cases can result in false accusations of domestic abuse including spousal abuse or child abuse. If you have been falsely accused of domestic violence, you do have rights. We are experienced in aggressively defending clients against false accusations of abuse to protect your rights to custody or visitation and prevent a serious criminal record.
Picking the right lawyer in Utah is the first step in winning your case.
We offer an initial consultation, contact us today to speak to an experienced Salt Lake City, Ogden, and American Fork, Utah family lawyer. We provide compassionate and result-driven family law advocacy to assert your rights in a domestic violence case.