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Clergy Abuse Cases in New York

Clergy Abuse Cases

Over the past few years, hundreds of individuals have come forward with painful accounts of clergy abuse. These stories of abuse are horrible and unforgivable - yet, how many people are still suffering in silence? The religious authority figures abusing children and young people should be held responsible for their actions and the effects they have on their victims. At the New York law firm of Harnick and Harnick, our clergy abuse lawyers believe that the victims of this abuse should be fully compensated.

"Clergy abuse" is a term that covers a wide variety of abuses ranging from groping, molesting, rape, assault and other forms of abuse. A religious authority figure such as a: priest, minister, deacon, bishop, rabbi, nun and other members of the religious community may have committed these abuses. The abuse incident may have happened in the past or it could be going on now. For the abused child or young adult this type of sexual abuse can have serious physical, emotional and mental effects throughout their lives.

If you or a family member has endured clergy abuse, our knowledgeable clergy abuse attorneys will guide you through the legal process involved in obtaining fair compensation. A victim of clergy abuse deserves to recover damages for the mental and physical suffering caused by sexual and clergy abuse. At Harnick and Harnick, we understand that these are delicate cases and involve private and personal experiences. Our clergy abuse attorneys handle each abuse case with sensitivity and compassion. With years of experience in sexual abuse and clergy abuse cases, the attorneys at Harnick and Harnick will provide you with expert legal advice in your clergy abuse case.

All cases are handled on a contingency basis. Our clients only pay a fee if we are successful in obtaining compensation in their clergy abuse case.

Case expenses are advanced by Harnick and Harnick and are reimbursed by the client at the conclusion of the case.

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Contact Harnick and Harnick to discuss your clergy abuse case with an experienced clergy abuse attorney.

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