Hi - I’m Dan. I am a lawyer practicing law in Denver, Colorado, representing sexual assault victims and obtaining the compensation and justice they deserve. I look forward to helping you find justice.
Families affected by child sexual abuse or sexual assault often look for answers and justice. If your family is in this situation, you may be struggling with concerns like:
Our Colorado sexual assault law firm understands what you're going through. We believe you and we want to help. Sex crimes are taken seriously in Colorado. By stepping forward about your experience, you can help protect future victims from the same trauma. Contact us today to learn more about your rights as a victim.
Sexual assault is a traumatic experience that can cause lasting pain and suffering. Often the sexual abuse or rape is not reported and the sex offender can continue to harm others.
By speaking up and speaking with an experienced sexual assault attorney, you can help other victims find their voices and stop this from happening again. We represent clients across a wide range of sexual abuse lawsuits to recover compensation for survivors of assault.
The Catholic Church is seen as a safe haven for religious growth and building a community. Unfortunately, over the past few years, sexual assault by a priest, clergy, or member of the diocese has been in the news.
If you or your child was molested by a member of the Catholic Church, a priest, or a member of the church, you have legal options in Denver and the state of Colorado. Call our law firm for a free consultation to learn more about pursuing a sexual assault lawsuit and recovering compensation.
We trust medical professionals to properly care for us when we are ill or injured. This position of authority can be abused resulting in inappropriate sexual conduct. Fortunately, you are able to hold them accountable in court and our law firm can help accomplish this and navigate the legal process.
Parents trust daycare facilities to care for their children. Unfortunately, this trust can be taken advantage of and there are now claims of child sexual abuse in daycare centers. Often, this type of abuse is underreported because the children are unable to vocalize the assault or are too scared to talk about it.
If you suspect that your child has been sexually assaulted at daycare contact the authorities and take your child to a doctor. You will also want to speak with an experienced sexual abuse law firm to learn about your legal options.
If you are a member of the Southern Baptist community and have been sexually abused, you can hold your perpetrator accountable. There has been alleged sexual abuse across Southern Baptist churches. You are not alone and by coming forward you can help other victims who have suffered find their voices. We believe you.
Sexual harassment and workplace sexual abuse can cause hostile work environments. Work abuse can include offensive jokes, unwanted sexual advances, threats, or assaults. This abuse can also come from other employees or a manager. Speak with a Denver sexual assault attorney to learn more about your legal options.
Our attorneys go up against the sex offender and criminal defense team in other types of cases as well, these types of cases include:
Our attorneys are dedicated to representing assault victims and filing criminal charges against the perpetrator. If you are left with questions, contact us today to speak with an attorney to learn more about your case and the injury you have suffered.
The criminal justice system is primarily focused on prosecuting offenders, rather than considering the needs of victims. There can be fines, jailing and the perpetrator can be registered as a sex offender.
On the other hand, a civil sexual abuse lawsuit is more focused on the victim and can help you find justice in the following ways:
Our Colorado sexual assault lawyers have experience in both criminal prosecutions, going up against the defendant, and civil court sexual abuse cases seeking compensation. We can help you learn about your full legal rights as a victim in a free consultation, contact us today.
There are laws that require professionals to report alleged sexual assault crimes to the authorities. This can include medical professionals, therapists, social workers, school officials or employees, clergy members, and leaders of religious organizations.
Businesses and organizations may be held liable for sexual misconduct. There may be relaxed rules which may have resulted in background checks being ignored or failing to take the proper steps to prevent assault.
If complaints are ignored or the problem employee moves to a different location to hide the issue, the organization may be legally responsible.
Civil cases going against the criminal defense team can be complicated especially when involving multiple insurance companies. Contact our attorneys today to learn more about pursuing a civil case against the crime committed.
In Denver and the state of Colorado, there is a time limit for filing a civil lawsuit against sexual abuse. If the victim is an adult when the incident occurred, they have 6 years to file a lawsuit. If the victim was under 18, they have 6 years from their 18th birthday to file a lawsuit.
If the victim was a child and under the age of 15 at the time of the crime, there is no criminal statute of limitations. There is a 20-year criminal statute on molestation.
Our law firm offers a free consultation for victims to learn more about the specifics of their case and what options they have. If you are ready to speak with a lawyer about your sexual assault, call us today or fill out our contact form. We understand the pain and suffering this trauma can cause and are here to answer your questions.
Our Clients trust our Denver sexual assault attorneys to fight to secure compensation through a civil lawsuit. While we understand that monetary compensation cannot remove the pain and suffering of a victim of sex abuse, it can help bring justice, a sense of closure and can help cover expenses the victim has incurred. This can include compensation for:
The court will look into a number of factors including how long the rape or trauma occurred, the severity of the assault, and injuries sustained.
Sex abuse, rape, and assault can cause lasting damages to the victim. While not everyone is affected the same way, some common effects of an assault include depression, anxiety, PTSD, family issues, substance addiction, relationship problems, and even physical damages such as scarring.
Our law firm is committed to finding justice for the victim of sex abuse or rape. If you have been sexually assaulted, or suffered sexual abuse or rape, call our lawyers to start learning about your legal options. Call us today for a confidential consultation.
If you are a sexual assault or child sexual abuse survivor, there are free resources available in Colorado to help. Need help now? Reach out to a rape crisis center in your area to access 24-hour counseling, and other services.
Our Colorado litigation team is led by Dan Lipman, an experienced Denver sexual abuse lawyer representing victims against the defendant in court.
We serve the entire state of Colorado including the following areas:
Do not hesitate to reach out to speak with an attorney if you have been sexually abused and are in need of a lawyer. We believe you and want your voice to be heard.
Our local Denver sexual abuse law office is easy to get to from the airport.
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