Child Abuse

Child Abuse Family Law Cases

Child abuse is a serious concern, but the laws make it extremely difficult to prove. Fortunately, The Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch is willing to be your advocate for the children who cannot effectively speak for themselves. A child abuse law case is different from filing an auto accident case or a typical slip and fall injury case. Child abuse cases in Maine require unique experts and investigative techniques.

Also, there are extensive confidentiality issues specific to these types of child abuse cases. A personal injury attorney cannot deal with these distinct issues. Here in Hancock and Washington Counties, the child abuse lawyers at the Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch apply their skill and experience to each child abuse case. Nothing can erase the damage that’s been done to these abused children, but a financial reward can help to compensate these children and their families to help with rebuilding their lives.

Child Abuse Lawyer in Hancock and Washington Counties

There are very few child abuse lawyers in Ellsworth, Maine, but with the experience that Juskewitch has, justice can be served for all vulnerable children. Child abuse lawyer Steve Juskewitch will work hard to win in all the cases of abuse and fight for the largest settlements possible for these children and there families.

Steven Juskewitch will work around all the obstacles involved with a child abuse case. Abused children are often very young and extremely frightened to face their abusers. Very often, there are few if any witnesses to these crimes and an experienced team is needed to investigate the charges. Physical symptoms can lead to conviction of criminal charges, but it takes a very good child abuse lawyer to win the associated monetary damages. It can become very difficult to prove in a court that a lack of supervision caused serious harm to a child.

Other child abuse conditions such as: failure to provide a safe environment or the presence of unsafe individuals (these may be children or adults) are also difficult to prove. Often, the actual abuser is not insured and many times there isn't money or assets to collect from them. In these cases, it is the organization hired to oversee the child's well being that is responsible.

There are many different situations and environmentsthat child abuse can occur in. There are cases involving members of the clergy, children living in foster homes, and residential treatment facilities. Other examples would be abuse that occurs at day care facilities or public schools. The abuser can be an staff member who has no means to provide a settlement. In almost all cases, it is the business or organization that is overseeing the child's caregivers that is responsible for the child's safety and well being. Maine's best child abuse attorney, at The Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch knows how to dig deeply into every case and discover how and why abuse was not discovered by the agencies and organizations that are supposedly caring for these children. Child abuse victims in Maine have the Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch as a powerful child advocate for their cases.

Some child abuse cases are so severe, that the children affected are often entitled to significant monetary awards. The Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch is not a typical Maine family law attorney he will work hard to achieve the settlement the child deserves. Steve Juskewitch will do the extensive research and investigation required to prove each of his cases and retrieve the settlement that is deserved to the child in these very specialized child abuse cases.

The experienced child abuse lawyers at The Juskewitch Law Firm treat all child abuse cases with the utmost confidentiality. At the Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch, in Hancock and Washington Counties child abuse lawyer handles every case with extreme care and attention. If you suspect a child of being abused, please contact us at the Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch and we will do our best to insure that your child receives proper compensation.

All cases are handled on a contingency basis. Our clients only pay a fee if we are successful in obtaining compensation in their child abuse case.

Contact the Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch to discuss your child abuse case with an experienced child abuse attorney.