Top Long Beach Child Abuse Lawyers Near You

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Law Offices of William A. Koch

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Long Beach, CA

661-432-1180

Providing Aggressive and Compassionate Counsel and Cost Effective Solutions Throughout the Antelope Valley Since 1983.

The Law Offices of William A. Koch offer cost-effective solutions and will guide you through your family law needs. Attorney Koch provides compassionate yet aggressive counsel since 1983.  You will work directly with Attorney Koch and he will make sure to be accessible and available when you have questions. Contact The Law Offices of William A. Koch today if you …

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Law Office of Patrick A. McCall

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Long Beach, CA

Free Consultation

714-643-2888

Certified Family Law Specialist, Call Today!

When family law issues are difficult, your security is at stake and emotions run high, I will work hard to defend your legal rights while avoiding unnecessary conflict and anxiety. A divorce, child custody case or other family law matter does not always have to be an upsetting experience. As a skilled Orange California Family Lawyer, my goal is to resolve matters quickly …

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YourLegalKey.com

Child Abuse Lawyer

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866-435-1679

Complete Your Legal Process Online in as Little as 15 Minutes! Legal Packages Starting at $279. Easy, Secure & Affordable.

Let us help you with your legal needs in an easy, secure, and affordable way. Visit YourLegalKey.com today if you need legal assistance with any of the following: Divorce Child Custody & Visitation Child Support Spousal Support Wills Trusts Complete your legal process in as little as 15 minutes!      

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Mohajer Law Firm, APC

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Long Beach, CA

Free Consultation

Se Habla Español

626-808-4197

Full-Service Firm Helping Clients in the Arcadia, Pasadena and greater Los Angeles

Choosing an attorney to represent you can be taxing. It may also seem almost impossible to pick the right one. Choosing Mohajer Law Firm, APC makes that decision easier. When you hire Attorney Sina Mohajer, you'll get more than just legal advice. You'll have a lawyer who listens to your concerns, returns your calls, clearly explains your options and collaborates …

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Law Offices of Beatriz Velezmoro Chen

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Long Beach, CA

Free Consultation

Se Habla Español

818-691-5441

Experienced, Aggressive, Affordable
Providing Clients With Exceptional Family Law Representation

Attorney Beatriz Velezmoro Chen values families and that is what drives her in her representation of clients. She advocates for clients while keeping in mind what is in everyone’s best interests. She knows family law and divorce matters bring difficult emotions making it one of the toughest areas of law, and family cases can be among the costliest. The Law Offices of …

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Edward S. Matisoff

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Long Beach, CA

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An Experienced Westlake Village Divorce Lawyer Who Serves Southern California

When contemplating divorce, the results will significantly shape how your life unfolds thereafter. Attorney Ed Matisoff understands that that there is a lot at stake in making this decision from protecting your children to protecting your property. He is dedicated to helping you navigate this transition as smoothly as possible. Ed focuses on resolving divorce conflicts …

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Law Offices of David P. Schwarz

Child Abuse Lawyer | Serving Long Beach, CA

Free Consultation

Se Habla Español

Dedicated and Fair-Priced Representation. Over 18 Years of Experience. Call for a Free 15-Minute Consultation Today!

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Long Beach 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 Long Beach 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 Long Beach child abuse defense attorney experienced in child abuse cases.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you've suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

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.

How to Find the Right Attorney

  • Determine the area of law that relates to your issue. Attorneys specialize in specific practice areas around legal issues within the broad field of law.
  • Seek out recommendations from friends, family, and colleagues. A successful attorney or practice will typically have many satisfied clients.
  • Set up consultation appointments to get a better understanding of your case as well as gauge your comfort level with different attorneys. Find the attorney who is the right fit for your needs.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se - This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute - Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction - Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

Lead Counsel Rated Attorneys

Lead Counsel's objective process independently verifies attorney records, conferring with state bars across the country and conducting annual reviews to confirm that the attorney practices in the legal categories as indicated, possesses a valid bar license, and is eligible to practice in the specific jurisdiction.