Domestic Violence Lawyer Baton Rouge

Our Baton Rouge Domestic Violence Lawyers Are Here for You

Going through domestic abuse can feel frightening, tiring, and hopeless, but our Baton Rouge domestic violence lawyers are here for you. Whether you have experienced emotional, financial, or physical abuse, our attorneys are here to help you every step of the way so that you can feel safe once again.

What is Considered Domestic Abuse in Louisiana?

Domestic violence can come in many forms. In Louisiana, domestic violence is a pattern of behaviors used to control or overpower their partner through tactics such as:

  • Physical abuse
  • Emotional/verbal abuse
  • Financial abuse
  • Sexual abuse
  • Intimidation/threats
  • Isolation
  • Stalking/harassment

Recovering from domestic abuse is not always easy, either. Our domestic violence lawyers are here to guide you every step of the way and fight for you in the courtroom.

Domestic Violence & Divorce

In Louisiana, physical or sexual abuse from your spouse is grounds to file for an immediate divorce. Our divorce lawyers can help you secure your assets and help you begin a fresh start in life. We can also help issue an emergency protective order to provide you and your family safety throughout the process.

Protective Orders in Louisiana for Domestic Abuse

If you experienced physical or psychological abuse or threatened with physical or psychological abuse, we may recommend filing for a protective order (restraining order).

Our domestic abuse attorneys will help you through the process and paperwork to get the best outcome in your case. If you and your partner have children, we will fight for their protection through supervised visitation or no visitation at all.

We are here to help, as you and your family’s safety is our main priority.

Schedule a Consultation with a Domestic Violence Lawyer Near You

We understand the hardship you are facing, and we want to help. To discuss your case with a Baton Rouge domestic violence lawyer, contact Doran & Cawthorne, P.L.L.C., today for a free consultation.


437 Louisiana Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802