Domestic Violence Solicitors – Domestic Violence is also known as family violence, domestic abuse or battering is a pattern of behaviour which involves abuse or violence by one person against the other in domestic surroundings such as in marriage or cohabitation. It can take place in heterosexual or same-sex family relationship and may involve violence against children.

Domestic Violence can be of various forms, including emotional, verbal, physical, sexual abuse, religious or emotional which may range from coercive forms to marital rape, subtle and to violent physical abuse such as acid throwing that results in disfigurement or in some cases death and female genital mutilation. Crimes related to domestic murders include honour killings, bride burning, stoning and dowry deaths.

Mainly, the victims of domestic violence are women and they tend to experience more severe forms of violence. These form of violence is among the most underreported crimes globally for both men and women.

Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004

Domestic violence, crime, and victims act 2004 is an act of Parliament of the United Kingdom. It basically concentrates upon legal protection and concerned with criminal justice and assistance to a victim of crime, particularly cases related to domestic violence. It may also provide the provision for trials without a jury, brings in new rules related to trials for causing the death of an adult or a child and permits a legal officer to use force to enter homes.

Options available to people affected by domestic violence

If you are the victim of any sort of domestic violence, you should get advice on opting other options, which may be to:

  • Report any sort of violence faced by you to the police.
  • Leave home temporarily / permanently.
  • Stay in the present home and get the other person who is harming you to leave.
  • Take legal action against the accused by addressing your concern to some solicitor or law firm.

Getting help from a local domestic violence service or a solicitor

Who can You contact for advice? | MB Law Ltd Solicitors can help You Regarding This

MB Law Solicitors provide you assistance about each and every aspect of family violence, domestic abuse or battering. We provide specialist family violence solicitors. For domestic violence, we can provide you services in case of any sort of abuse:

  • Psychological
  • Physical
  • Sexual
  • Financial
  • Emotional

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