For the average citizen, the first interaction with the judicial system is either municipal court or jury duty. Municipal court handles speeding tickets, ordinance violations and lesser criminal matters.
It’s essentially a matter of degree.
We spotlighted what is often a key family law issue in our immediately preceding blog post. We noted in our January 14 entry the centrality of grandparent rights in many cases involving the best interests of children.
We prominently stress on our New Jersey website at The Law Office of Rajeh A. Saadeh what we perceive to be a fundamentally important task for a proven family law advocate. That is the careful balancing of roles, accomplished by an experienced attorney simultaneously “asserting parental rights and protecting the best interests of children.”
(Part 1 in a series)
The thoughts of most people hearing about a domestic abuse incident almost certainly focus first upon the alleged victim/accuser. Violence is always a frightful matter, especially when it is family-based, and the details surrounding abuse inflicted upon a seemingly vulnerable domestic partner or other family member can easily overwhelm everything else.