Family Law Services
Participating in the legal system can feel overwhelming, especially for victims of family violence and other forms of abuse. It is easy to become intimidated and discouraged, and hiring an attorney can be very expensive. At Defenders of Children, our dedicated and experienced team of attorneys, paralegals, and legal support staff provide a wide range of trauma-informed family law services at no cost to children and families.
On a case-by-case basis, our legal services include:
Full representation in court
Legal advocacy and other brief services
Legal counsel and advice
Legal document preparation
On a case-by-case basis, we can help clients in each of the following areas:
Child Custody (Legal Decision-Making & Parenting Time)
Termination of Parental Rights
Please Note: We cannot handle DCS dependency cases
Orders of protection
Injunctions Against Harassment
All legal services are provided for FREE through the support of our generous funders.