Child Abuse

C hild abuse lawyers need to be familiar with the local court system and know your rights under the law.

Barnett Woolums, P.A. defends people in St. Petersburg, FL and Pinellas County accused of child abuse as well as other violent crimes. If you have been accused of a crime against a child you need a child abuse lawyer who will fight for you.

Child abuse is broadly defined as any type of cruelty inflicted upon a child, including mental abuse, physical harm, neglect, and sexual abuse or exploitation.  The specific crimes charged in instances of child abuse can also include assault and battery.

If you have been accused of child abuse, we will analyze the evidence, advise you of your rights, and assist you in interacting with the authorities.