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Divorce, Domestic Violence & Exclusive Possession

Divorce and domestic violence are complex legal issues that can significantly impact individuals and families. When domestic violence occurs in a marriage, it can be necessary for one spouse to seek exclusive possession of the marital home to ensure their safety and well-being. At Matrimonial Home, we understand our client’s challenges and provide compassionate and effective legal representation. With our experience and expertise in family law, we are committed to helping our clients achieve the best possible outcome in their divorce or domestic violence cases.

Personal safety is the first priority.

Domestic violence is a serious and often criminal matter. Such allegations can have a dramatic impact on your divorce. It can also add additional complications that an experienced lawyer is best able to handle.

Personal safety is always the first priority in divorce and domestic violence cases. Domestic violence is a serious issue that can have long-lasting physical, emotional, and psychological effects on victims and their families. In these cases, seeking exclusive possession of the marital home can be necessary to ensure the safety and well-being of the victim.

An experienced lawyer can help clients protect themselves and their families from domestic violence, obtain protective orders, and take legal action against abusers. However, they will understand that divorce and domestic violence cases can be emotionally difficult for clients. They will provide compassionate and effective legal representation to help our clients navigate these complex legal issues. Our team of experienced family law attorneys has the expertise to guide clients through the legal process and provide them with the support they need to move forward.

Domestic violence accusations can lead to exclusive possession.

Violence or threats of violence in the home can lead to a court order for exclusive possession of the matrimonial home – or cause criminal charges having the same result. Whether this is truly justified or an accusation without merit, the consequences are serious in any divorce. It will affect a spouse’s rights concerning property division, spousal support, and child custody.

A knowledgeable family lawyer will work closely with clients to gather evidence and build a strong case for exclusive possession. Our team of experienced attorneys understands the legal process and has the expertise to navigate complex legal issues to protect our client’s rights.

We provide our clients with the support and guidance they need to navigate challenging legal issues. If you are facing domestic violence accusations and seeking exclusive possession of the marital home, we are here to help. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.

Speak with a lawyer who knows the issues.

The issue of domestic violence and exclusive possession of the matrimonial home is sensitive and complex. With more than 20 years of experience as a family lawyer, Elliot S. Birnboim, a senior Toronto lawyer and family law litigator, can advise you on what actions you should take – or not take – to achieve the best possible outcome after your relationship breakdown.

Understanding the delicate consequences and plotting a solution when domestic violence issues arise is critical to protecting your rights – especially in the matrimonial home. There are no easy answers, but there is experienced legal advice available.

There are no easy answers, but there is experienced legal advice.

Call us for a free consultation.

Contact our firm today at 1.800.648.7943 in Ontario or 416-800-2573 in Toronto to consult with a lawyer one-on-one. You can also use our online contact form.

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