Domestic violence or abuse can take many shapes and be present in various ways. Most often, we think of domestic violence as physical abuse such as hitting, biting, and scratching among other actions. While these are very serious abusive actions, there are other more subtle types of domestic violence. Actions such as verbal abuse, neglect, economic oppression, and others are all examples of types of abuse. In order to become domestic violence or abuse, the victim must fall in a certain category of relationship to the alleged abuser; a domestic relationship may consist of any of the following:
There are other individuals that may fall into this category of a domestic relationship. If you have been the victim of any of these types of abuse or violence, then you need to seek legal assistance. You may greatly benefit from the representation that our firm can offer. There are many various options that you may have to pursue better circumstances for yourself and your family. One option that you may have is an order of protection; this can prevent the abusive individual from coming near you or your family at your home, your place of work, and many other areas.
It is important that you seek representation in this situation; at the Law Office of Diane Martin-Grande, we are dedicated to helping our clients pursue the results that they need. We have been serving the residents of Rome, New York for many years, and you can be sure that we will put our experience and skill to work for you in the situation that you face. We understand your case, and we are intent on serving our clients in an effective and supportive manner.
Contact us today to discuss your situation, and to learn more about how we can help you.