Navigating the Legal System for Victims of Domestic Violence: A Guide

Women's Bar Foundation of Massachusetts

Standing Strong: A Guide for Navaigating the Legal System for Victims of Domestic Violence.  

Pubished by the Women Bar Foundation of Massachustts (2008).  

  • Contains useful law overviews and frequently asked questions about common family law & financial issues.
  • Includes chapters on divorce, child support, visitation and custody, immigration, restraining orders, criminal and financial issues.
  • Offers directories of domestic violence programs and resources, legal services in Massachusetts, the Probate and Family Court, visitation centers, and District Attorneys.