False Allegations of Domestic Abuse

False Allegations of Domestic Abuse

Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence should always be taken seriously. It can dramatically alter a person’s life, as well as their family’s. If you are feeling unsafe in your marriage, there are ways to protect yourself. Hiring a domestic abuse attorney in St. Louis, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Columbia, Springfield, Chicago, Lincoln, and beyond can help guide you in the right direction of protecting yourself and your children during a domestic abuse matter. It is your right while in a divorce or separation to feel safe and that you have control of your own life.

What if the Domestic Abuse Allegations Are Lies?

But, on the flip side, some individuals who are going through a litigated divorce decide to accuse the other party of things that never happened; one of these accusations being domestic violence. During the process of a divorce, it could give the accuser the upper hand if they were to be seen as the victim in a domestic abuse case. Therefore, giving the courts reason to withdraw the accused party from the home, away from the children, and ultimately isolates them from their family. The hardest part for the courts is deciphering whether or not the allegations of domestic abuse are true or not. Like stated above, every domestic violence matter should be taken seriously for the sake of an individual’s safety and reassurance. Some ways the courts can figure out if the accusation is true or not is to look at the physical evidence; are there bruises on the other party or the children? Are there drinking problems that have resulted in other issues? Has anything that they physically owned been destroyed? These questions can lead to concrete evidence in deciding whether or not the accusation is true. Our firm provides its visitors with information on our website regarding their family law concerns, domestic abuse concerns, and other related matters. You can read articles about family law and divorce, view informational videos, listen to our podcast, or download our mobile application.

Contact a Reliable Multi-State Domestic Abuse Lawyer in Missouri, Illinois, Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, and Indiana Today

If you are being falsely accused of domestic violence and are in need of a St. Louis, Chicago, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Springfield, Columbia, Wichita, Topeka, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Omaha, Lincoln, or nearby, the attorneys at Stange Law Firm, PC can help. You can contact us online or by calling 855-805-0595 to set up a confidential consultation.


Helpful Information Regarding Family Violence From our Webpage

We handle many different issues related to family violence:
Domestic abuse
You do not have to suffer through domestic abuse. The attorneys at Stange Law Firm have a great deal of experience handling domestic violence matters. We can help you understand your options
Child neglect
If your child has been taken into custody by the Department of Social Services, Stange Law Firm can help you in this matter.
Protective orders
The attorneys at Stange Law Firm, PC, have successfully obtained orders of protection and can work to obtain protection for you and your loved ones.
Psychological Evaluations in Divorce
The psychological state of the parties might be an important issue in a custody dispute. We can help request a psychological evaluation if this is an important issue in your case.
Juvenile Matters
Important child custody issues might be litigated in the juvenile court. Attorneys at Stange Law Firm, PC can help if that is the case.
Supervised Visitation
In some severe cases, one parent might be a risk to the physical health or emotional development of the children such that supervised visitation might need to be explored. We can help in these cases.
Guardian ad Litem
A Guardian ad Litem might need to be appointed in a custody case to ensure the interests of the children are protected
Parental Alienation
In extreme cases, children might be alienated from their parents. This can happen in unfortunate cases and we have experience in these types of cases.
Estranged Children
Opposite of parental alienation, in some cases, the conduct of a parent might be so extreme that the children become realistically estranged from their parent. It's important to have an attorney who understands realistic estrangement and how it can often be overlooked.
Parental Abduction
Parental abduction is a crisis type situation where one of the parents flees with the children in violation of a court order or to deprive the other parent of any custody time. It is critical to act fast and have an attorney in your corner if this is the case.
Drug Tests
Drug use can be significant problem in child custody cases. In certain cases, a parent might be a drug or alcohol abuser. It is vital to have an attorney who understands this issue and can help obtain an order for a drug or alcohol test.
Parent Coordinators
While it is not allowed by statute in Missouri or Illinois except by agreement, in some extreme cases, the parties might agree to have a parent coordinator help resolve legal custody disputes between parents who cannot co-parent. At Stange Law Firm, PC, we can help you explore this option as it might help minimize the need for costly litigation.
Sexual Abuse Allegations
In some child custody cases, sexual abuse allegations can arise. In some instances, the allegations regrettably turn out to be true. In other cases, the allegations are false and/or brought maliciously. No matter the situation, it is critical that you have counsel in your corner if sexual abuse allegations are part of your child custody matter.
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If you are looking to find and hire a child custody lawyer, contact us online or by phone to schedule a consultation at any of our convenient locations.


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