Our experienced family lawyers are able to assist with domestic violence matters, whether you are the victim of domestic violence or have been accused of committing domestic violence. It is important to obtain legal advice at the earliest opportunity in order to understand your legal position.
About Our Domestic Violence Legal Services
If you wish to obtain a protection order, there are sometimes urgent steps that can be taken in order to protect your immediate safety. If you have been served with a protection order, it is equally important that you seek advice as soon as possible to understand your rights and obligations.
We can advise on all matters relating to domestic violence and also represent you in Court, if required. If you would like assistance with a domestic violence matter, please contact one of our family lawyers below.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Domestic Violence Act defines "domestic violence" as including physical, sexual or psychological abuse or violence. The current legislation has a "zero-tolerance" policy towards such acts. If you are or have been in a domestic relationship and your partner has been violent towards you then we can assist you with an application to the Family Court for a protection order.
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