National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

This October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a great opportunity to highlight the ways Parra Harris Family Law can help. If you are looking to file a domestic violence

How To Get A Restraining Order in Florida:  Petitioning for a Domestic Violence Injunction

Domestic Violence is a significant issue in our country and state. Nationally, one in four women and one in seven men are the victims of physical violence perpetrated by a

Injunctions for Protection: What You Need to Know

You’ve probably heard of restraining orders at some point, whether it’s through someone you know who was harassed by someone or you’ve seen it in the movies. In Florida, it’s

For Abused Women, a Pandemic Lockdown Holds Dangers of Its Own

During the COVID19 pandemic, orders to stay home, working from home, and school closures place victims of domestic violence stuck at home with their abusers at greater risk.  Read More:

Reasons to Hire a Jacksonville Family Law Attorney

Family law attorneys handle family-related issues, represent clients in a divorce, as well as the issues related to divorce including alimony, child custody, and child support. Divorces are not only

As Domestic Violence Awareness Month comes to a close, a new report highlights several challenges faced by victims and families touched by violence. The report indicates that although the rate

Focus on Domestic Violence: What do “Duress” and “Coercion” Mean?

There are certain circumstances in which a divorce settlement can be revisited, and pre- and post- nuptial agreements can be reconsidered. But one party feeling like they got a bad

Focus on Domestic Violence: “Love Bombing”- It’s Hard to Spot

Domestic violence can take many forms. But the subtle beginnings of a violent cycle are sometimes difficult to spot until the domestic violence becomes more pronounced. One form of conditioning,