Priest Sexual Assault Lawyers VA
At Cohen & Cohen, P.C., our Priest Sexual Assault Lawyers VA families can trust represents victims who have been hurt due to clergy sexual abuse. If you or a loved one was sexually assaulted by a member of the church, our legal team can listen to your story and inform you of your legal choices. Our consultations and legal services are entirely confidential and can handle your case with compassionate care and discretion.
Many survivors are concerned about the statute of limitations for their state and believe that too much time has gone by to pursue legal action. But it is possible that time has not run out and you can seek monetary compensation and a sense of justice for all you have endured. Contact our law office today to discuss your case at no obligation and no cost to you.
Priest Sexual Assault Trauma
Victims of sexual assault by a priest can be particularly traumatizing, as this religious leader was likely someone you and your family looked up to and trusted. Victims of priest sexual assault and abuse can suffer greatly in ways that may prevent them from living the fullest life possible. Many survivors suffer in silence before finally deciding to seek justice in the matter. Some of the common ways in which sexual abuse affects victims include:
- Managing an STI or STD
- Anxiety conditions
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Criminal behavior tendencies
- Poor self-esteem and body image
- Withdrawing from friends and family
- Drug and alcohol abuse
- Challenges keeping employment
Our VA Priest Sexual Assault Lawyers are ready and prepared to take on your case. The first step will be assessing whether you have a strong foundation for a lawsuit. During your free consultation, we can answer questions and give more insight into what the process of filing a case will be like. We are here to offer support for each step of the way. We have seen how winning cases of priest sexual assault can help victims move forward in their lives and recovery. Don’t hesitate to call us.
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If you or a loved one was sexually assaulted by a priest or other church member, we are here to provide you with your legal options. If your child is the victim, we can be sensitive and mindful when handling your case. We may work with your child’s psychologist, doctor, and other professionals to obtain evidence and statements as evidence. If the assault happened recently, please get yourself or your loved one to the doctor for a full exam and inform your trusted physician about suspicions of sexual assault. If you want to learn more about how our Priest Sexual Assault Lawyers in Virginia can help during this very difficult time, call Cohen & Cohen, P.C. today.