Domestic violence is a serious situation that can legally complicate a divorce or other family law matters. Daniels Law, P.A. has extensive experience handling domestic violence cases in Fort Myers, North Fort Myers, and throughout Southwest Florida. Attorney Daniels helps individuals protect their rights and their families during domestic violence cases. With compassionate guidance and gentle advocacy, Attorney Daniels can guide you through this difficult time. She personalizes every case to address your specific concerns.
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What is Domestic Violence?
Domestic violence is one of the primary health concerns in the United States today. Understanding what domestic violence is can help identify when it is taking place. As defined, domestic violence is a pattern of abusive behavior in a relationship used by one partner to gain and maintain control over the other. This can include physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional trauma, psychological abuse, threats, and even stalking. There is a range of relationships that fall under the umbrella of domestic violence.
How Domestic Violence Affects Family Law Cases
Domestic violence can impact your family law case. A skilled Fort Myers domestic violence lawyer recognizes how significant this issue is and can provide committed representation throughout the process. The courts in the state of Florida have rules determining how divorce, spousal support, and child custody agreements are divided in the event of domestic violence. When physical, emotional, or sexual trauma is involved, Attorney Daniels strives to demonstrate how this suffering makes it fair to receive a larger portion of the assets. She can additionally take steps to protect any children involved, including securing an order of protection.
Trusted Family Law Firm in Fort Myers
The law is generally favorable to victims of domestic violence but a seasoned domestic violence lawyer can ensure that your family is taken care of. Daniels Law, P.A. will be fully vested in your case. This dedication has earned high reviews from clients and accolades such as a 10.0 “Superb” rating on Avvo and an AV Preeminent® from Martindale-Hubbell®.
Clients choose to work with Attorney Daniels because:
- She brings a personal, individualized approach to every case
- She strives for complete availability to answer questions and concerns
- She is effective at explaining complex family law concepts
- She takes the time to answer questions and how she can help
- She has deep roots in Southwest Florida