Top Chico Child Abuse Lawyers Near You

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Law Offices of Victoria S. Linder

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Chico, CA

916-498-1240

Providing the excellence, care and compassion that you Deserve

The Law Offices of Victoria S. Linder, PC, is a highly regarded family law firm that serves the needs of men and women throughout Northern California who face issues involving divorce, custody, property division, spousal support and more. Our clients appreciate the personal attention we provide and the assertive, results-driven approach we take with every case. We take time …

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Williams & Javellana LLP

Child Abuse Lawyer | Chico, CA

Free Consultation

530-794-8905

Serving all of Glenn County, Red Bluff, Butte County, Sacramento County, Yellow County, Coulusa County, Sutter, Yuba County and Plumas County

The Law Office of Williams & Javellana is a firm that is focused on providing aggressive, efficient, and quality legal service. Mr. Javellana has been practicing law in the state of California since 2009 and has extensive experience in handling all aspects of Family Law matters, from start to finish. Contact Attorney Javellana today if you need legal assistance with any …

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Law Offices of Keith Banks

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Chico, CA

Call Us Today for Guidance on Any Questions You Might have Regarding Your Family Law Matter.

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Chico Child Abuse Information

Do You Suspect Child Abuse?

Child abuse takes many forms, from neglect, such as leaving a child unattended in a vehicle, to more serious offenses including sexual exploitation, sexual abuse, and conduct inflicting emotional and physical harm.

Child Abuse Actions to Take

If you believe your child has been abused, you may consult with a Chico attorney experienced in child abuse and neglect cases to help you report the suspected abuser to law enforcement and seek civil damages. If you are accused of child abuse, it is crucial that you immediately contact a Chico child abuse defense attorney experienced in child abuse cases.

Best Time to Seek Legal Help

No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney's experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

Points to Consider Before Hiring a Lawyer

Experience. Regardless of the type of legal matter you need help with, an experienced attorney will usually be able to get you better results.

Competence. Determine an attorney's expertise by asking about their track record for the issue you need help with resolving.

Fit. There are plenty of good attorneys out there; make sure you find one you are comfortable working with.

Common legal terms explained

Affidavit - A sworn written statement made under oath. An affidavit is meant to be a supporting document to the court assisting in the verification of certain facts. An affidavit may or may not require notarization.

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