Posts By: Michael Fischer

If you visit most law firm websites that handle domestic violence cases, you will notice there is a distinct bias towards helping accusers, and very little information for the accused. Oceanside domestic violence attorneys Fischer & Van Thiel are a notable exception. They understand there are two sides to every domestic violence case. False accusations…

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Adopting a child is big responsibility, so government authorities like to make sure that the people who are granted permission to adopt are responsible people. For that reason, there is a formal application process that you need to go through, and in general it is strongly recommended to have a lawyer to help you with…

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When the natural parents of a child are unable for any reason to not continue providing direct care for the child, other concerned persons with an already established relationship to the child (which could be for example a relative, god-parent, teacher, or even simply a close friend of the family) may apply to the court…

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It doesn’t get a lot of coverage, but abuse of the elderly is a serious and growing problem. While such things have always happened throughout history, the situation we face now is unprecedented. Respect for older people has been seriously eroded by popular culture, with entertainment media often portraying senior citizens as an annoyance, an…

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