Lewisville Domestic Violence Lawyers
Being in an abusive relationship or marriage can be frightening and dangerous. Unfortunately, many men and women are in such marriages in the United States and need legal help and intervention, especially as it can be dangerous for anyone involved, including children. However, many people subjected to domestic violence don’t know where to turn for help or are too frightened to do so.
As the victim of any type of domestic violence, it is important to know that there are options and help available. Through such legal means as restraining orders and divorce, a person who is being mistreated by their partner can begin a new, safer life.
Types of Domestic Violence
Domestic violence encompasses a number of different acts, but is generally understood to be any violent behavior exhibited toward a spouse, partner, roommate, or children. Our legal team at Alexander & Associates can help and support people dealing with the many various types of domestic violence, including:
Each of these behaviors is considered domestic violence and can be grounds for filing for a divorce or taking other legal action. Many people are, however, worried that they will be in greater danger once they’ve filed for a divorce against an abusive spouse or partner. Fortunately, legal protection is available for people pursuing escape from an abusive spouse.
At Alexander & Associates, our attorneys are committed to helping clients finalize divorces from an abusive spouse or partner or take other necessary means to get protection from the domestic violence to which they are being subjected. If you or if someone you love has been the victim of any form of domestic violence, call us at (972) 420-6560 today, and we will work with you to find the best solution to your situation.