Family Law Unit
PLA's Family Law unit focuses on helping survivors of domestic and sexual violence and their children. This includes helping them leave abusive relationships and build lives of their choosing.
GET LEGAL HELP NOW
The fastest way to speak with an advocate is to call the Family Law Hotline at 215-981-3838 between 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
For important information about the Philadelphia Family Court please visit www.courts.phila.gov
A divorce is the set of legal steps you need to take to end a marriage through the court. If you are getting a divorce, you may need to make decisions about child custody or dividing assets.
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO UNPAID LEAVE DUE TO DOMESTIC OR SEXUAL VIOLENCE
Did you know that all employees in Philadelphia are legally entitled to unpaid leave to address issues related to domestic violence and/or sexual assault?