Child abuse and neglect allegations can have a serious impact on child custody and other family law matters. If you are a parent who has been charged with or accused of child abuse or child neglect, it is important to have an attorney involved as soon as possible. The same goes for a parent who is fearful that his or her child has been abused or neglected. No matter what your situation, the compassionate and experienced attorneys at Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., are here to address your family law needs.
At Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., we provide our clients with effective and aggressive family law representation along with the personal attention and attentiveness that they need. Whenever accusations of abuse or neglect are brought to light in a divorce, custody or other family law matter, it is critical that the matter be handled quickly and fairly. To discuss your abuse or neglect matter in a free initial consultation with one of our DuPage County child abuse and neglect lawyers, please contact us today.
A spouse, family member, neighbor or essentially any alleged witness can make a report to the DCFS (Department of Children and Family Services). Once a report is made, an investigation will begin. This can have potentially devastating consequences in a child custody or visitation case. Allegations can include:
If you have been wrongly accused of child abuse or neglect, we will make sure that your side of the story is heard and that light is shed on the truth. There is a lot at stake here, including potential criminal consequences. If your spouse or the other parent of your child is making false allegations, this will in turn work against him or her by showing parental alienation on his or her part.
For a free initial consultation with Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., call 630-305-0222 or 312-388-7882, or contact us online.