Domestic Violence Attorney in South Jersey
Strong Legal Defense for Domestic Abuse Clients
Under the New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, individuals are
protected from all forms of domestic violence, including physical or emotional
abuse and threats of violence. If you believe you have experienced domestic
violence from a spouse, former spouse, partner, current or former household
member, or the parent of your child or expected child, it’s vital
that you reach out to a South Jersey domestic violence lawyer who can
help. Additionally, if you have been accused of this action it is equally
important you seek legal protection ASAP.
At Stolfe Zeigler New Jersey Divorce Group, we are here to provide you
with the legal support you need during this difficult time, offering open
communication, answers to your questions, and a plan of legal action.
Whether you are the victim or accused of committing this crime, our team
of skilled attorneys are here for you. We are dedicated to providing sound
legal advocacy and guidance to all our clients.
Are you or a loved one dealing with domestic violence? Call us right away
at (732) 585-1651 to find out how we can help.
What Acts Are Classified as Domestic Violence?
Any instance of domestic violence, no matter how small or insignificant
never deserved, and it is often never expected. In fact, individuals may have
a hard time identifying abuse even when it is happening to them. This
is relatively common and at Stolfe Zeigler New Jersey Divorce Group, we
believe that identifying abuse is the first step toward taking legal action.
According to the New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act, there
are several situations that qualify for temporary or final restraining order.
- Sexual assault
- Terrorist threats
- False imprisonment
Our South Jersey domestic violence lawyers are here to help you understand
the legal options of your case. We can help you through the process of
filing a restraining order, limiting, or entirely preventing the other
person involved from contacting you in any way. We can also take actions
to request temporary custody orders to protect children from exposure
to further abuse.
Restraining orders, whether temporary or final, can also limit and place
restrictions upon the abuser’s parenting time, and may even stipulate
that the individual receives various forms of treatment. If you are a
victim of domestic violence and are concerned about your own well-being
and the safety of your children, contact our firm right away. We are sensitive
to the needs of domestic violence victims, as well as those accused of
The accusation of domestic violence is serious and something the court
does not take lightly. It's important you contact our domestic violence
attorneys to help you build your defense. Our lawyers can help you gather
evidence, proof, and/or witnesses to support your case. Our attorneys
provide our clients with aggressive advocacy and will do everything we
can to secure a positive outcome.
Call us at (732) 585-1651 today to schedule your initial consultation.
Our team is here to provide you with the compassionate legal support you need.