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Domestic Violence Victim Attorney in Medford, NJ

New Jersey Criminal Lawyer Helps Domestic Violence Victims Get Restraining Orders in Burlington County, Camden County & Gloucester County, NJ

What Is Domestic Violence?

Domestic violence is a type of abuse that is inflicted upon a spouse or partner. It may also involve a child or other relative. Domestic violence can include physical abuse, sexual abuse, or emotional abuse. It is hard to know exactly how many people are affected by domestic violence because so many cases go unreported. However, it is estimated that someone is a victim of domestic violence every 20 seconds.

Additionally, 1 in 3 in women, and 1 in 4 men, will suffer violence at the hands of a romantic partner in their lifetime.

Michele Finizio Represents Domestic Violence Victims in Winslow Township, NJ

People who have been a victim of domestic violence are in need of a New Jersey domestic violence attorney. People typically get a court date after they are granted a restraining order. There are two things that have to be proven at a final restraining order (FRO) hearing:

  1. That you were granted a temporary restraining order (TRO).
  2. That you are in need of continuing protection.

Domestic Violence Victims in Cherry Hill, NJ Should Have Attorneys Because the Accused Have Attorneys

Most people who are accused of domestic violence will have an attorney. Their lawyer will deny the domestic violence allegations if the proper procedures are not followed. That is why it is important for domestic violence victims to have qualified legal representation. The court may try to sympathize with what you are going through. However, this will not help you if you are unable to properly present the case.

How Michele Finizio Can Help Victims of Domestic Violence in Camden, New Jersey

Regardless of whether you want to drop the order or get full protection under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, the experienced NJ restraining order attorneys at the Law Offices of Michele Finizio can help you. We look forward to serving people in Cherry Hill, Camden, Deptford, Medford, Washington Township, and everywhere else in New Jersey. We want domestic violence victims to be safe and protected. We will do everything that we can to help you through this difficult process.

Contact the Law Office of Michele Finizio, Esq. if you or someone you love has fallen victim to domestic violence. We will be here for you every step of the way. Schedule a free consultation today at our office in Moorestown, New Jersey.

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I could not have asked for a better attorney. Michele Finizio treated my cases and the cases of those I've recommended, as if we were part of her family.

-D.A.