THANKS TO LEGAL AID, a survivor of domestic violence could live with her daughter

Post 82

“I represented a vulnerable mother who had experienced domestic violence. Social services were refusing to allow her to see her daughter overnight. THANKS TO LEGAL AID, I secured her a shared care arrangement so she could live with her daughter for half of every week.”

THANKS TO LEGAL AID, I helped a severely dyslexic woman sort out the paperwork for her divorce.

Post 68

DENIED

“Today I helped a woman who was going through a divorce. She had severe dyslexia and could not comprehend the paperwork for the divorce and related financial matters. THANKS TO LEGAL AID, I was able to go through the papers with her so they were all in order.”

THANKS TO LEGAL AID, the court upheld a woman’s allegations that her in-laws were arranging for her to be gang raped.

Post 67

BLOCKED

“Today I met a woman who alleged her husband’s family arranged for her to be gang raped by unknown men. Her husband failed to acknowledge it, choosing to believe his parents. THANKS TO LEGAL AID, her allegations were determined and upheld in a family court.”

THANKS TO LEGAL AID, I helped a mother of two who was going through divorce find financial stability.

Post 63

DENIED

“Today I met a client whose spouse had left her. She had 2 preschool children. She had no idea what money there was because he did all the finances. The family had done OK and he ran a company. She was on income support. THANKS TO LEGAL AID, I helped unravel her financial situation.”