DVLC is a full service provider of legal assistance, ranging from information and referral to litigation. All participants receive some type of help, whether brief services, referrals, or representation in litigation. DVLC attorneys provide immediate and ongoing legal representation in Orders of Protection cases for victims of domestic violence. Additional legal representation for our clients is also available through the Family Law Division.
Legal Representation - Order of ProtectionImmediate preparation of court paperworkImmediate in-court representation for Emergency Order of ProtectionOngoing in-court representation through Plenary Order of ProtectionOngoing assistance in modification of Plenary Orders of Protection
Legal Representation - Divorce and Parentage DisputesPreparation of pleadings for Dissolution of Marriage and Paternity casesIn-court representation obtaining temporary relief, such as child custody and support, property distributionOngoing in-court representation through the Judgment for Dissolution of Marriage and Custody Judgment processOngoing assistance in modification of Plenary Orders of Protection
Information, Referrals, and other Brief ServicesExplanation of the process for obtaining an Order of ProtectionReferrals to appropriate legal aid, social service agencies, including shelters and counseling
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