Domestic Violence legal assistance during the Coronavirus crisis
During the current crisis, there are concerns that there will be significant increase in incidents concerning domestic violence. This is due to people spending more time at home or in a domestic setting. The PSNI have advised that victims can contact their 24 hour Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline on 0808 802 1414.
In these unprecedented times the public should be aware the Courts are still sitting for emergency matters which include Injunctive Orders, Non Molestation & Occupation Orders. No one should suffer in silence. Since the lockdown was announced we have been successful in obtaining emergency orders were the client DID NOT have to attend Court.
The Government has also provided a list of agencies that can offer support which you can view by clicking here .
Please contact one of our Family Law Solicitors for assistance- Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office using 028 91 278 732.
Or to arrange for one of our solicitors specialising in domestic violence issues to contact you at a time of your convenience click here.