Domestic Violence Lawyer
Family Law in Coral Gables, FL
Domestic violence is identified as any form of physical or emotional abuse that one person inflicts on their partner in an intimate or marital relationship. When it comes to Gautier & Hasty, P.L. our primary concern is to protect the well-being and safety of our clients. No one deserves to be a victim of domestic violence and we are determined to make sure that justice is served. If you are the victim of domestic violence, it is imperative that you seek legal help immediately. Not only is it in your best interests, but it is in the best interests of anyone else in your care as well.
Common Instances of Domestic Violence
Instances of domestic violence can be life-threatening and very obvious to detect. There are other instances, however, that can be less serious and more difficult to identify. It is important to understand that any form of emotional and/or physical abuse is categorized as a form of domestic violence including but not limited to:
- Physical Abuse: Hitting, kicking, pushing, choking, biting and harming you with objects.
- Emotional/ Psychological Abuse: Putting you down, constantly criticizing, making every decision for you and name calling.
- Financial Abuse: Controlling the amount of money you are allowed to use, making you dependent on them and not allowing you to make money for yourself.
- Sexual Abuse: Forcing you to have sex with them or doing something you are not comfortable with. This even applies to the sexual relationship of a married couple.
Talk to a compassionate and knowledgeable domestic violence lawyer in Florida!
Hiring a domestic violence lawyer is the first step towards your ultimate protection and security. Regardless of the level of abuse, domestic violence should never be tolerated. By bringing your case to our office, we can assist you with identifying your legal options and help to make sure that you get started in the right direction. Our goal is to see to it that justice is served and that victims are properly represented. If you or a loved one has been the victim of domestic violence, do not hesitate to call a Miami domestic violence lawyer from the firm!