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Domestic Violence Matters

Unfortunately, when a relationship breaks down emotions are high and it is inevitable that couples will argue which can become particularly heated towards the end of a relationship.  For some couples, this can extend to issues of domestic violence which can involve physical, sexual and emotional abuse.  In these cases the law is available to protect vulnerable parties and it may be possible to obtain Orders from the court which can either prevent one party from approaching or contacting the other and/or regulates the parties’ use of a property.  The Court may exclude one party entirely in certain circumstances to protect the other.

If at any time you feel you are subject to any form of abuse you should seek early legal advice.

To speak to our expert Family Law team about domestic violence, call 0191 281 6151 today.


For confidential advice at a time and place to suit you, contact:

Emily Cannell

Partner, Head of Family

T: 0191 212

Emily is a quality practitioner with whom you can chat things through and work collaboratively to achieve the best possible outcome for the client.
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