21 July

Child Sexual Abuse Statistics

For over two decades, our Los Angeles and Miami Sexual Abuse Attorneys have been fighting to hold sexual predators accountable for their wrongdoing. Child sexual abuse can be more prominent than one might think. Here are some child sexual abuse statistics from the U.S. Department of Justice: 3% of cases of maltreatment of children in […]

15 July

What To Do if You Know a Child is Getting Sexually Abused

It’s a topic that is difficult to comprehend, yet the warning signs are often there in plain sight. With roughly 61,000 child victims of substantiated or indicated sexual abuse every year, it’s important to recognize key warning signs and to offer the proper assistance as quickly as possible. The non-profit organization RAINN (Rape, Abuse and […]

8 July

Weil Quaranta Files Lawsuit Against AAU

Weil, Snyder, Schweikert & Ravindran P.A. filed a civil suit against the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) for violating its own regulations by allowing Rick Butler, a coach and alleged sexual predator, to coach a girls’ volleyball team at last week’s AAU championship volleyball tournament in Orlando. A NY Daily News article titled Alleged abuser still coaching […]

24 June

Lawsuit Against AAU for Allowing Alleged Sexual Predator to Coach Girls’ Volleyball Alongside Former Victim

Ronald Weil of Weil, Snyder, Schweikert & Ravindran P.A. filed a 10-page suit today in Orange County District Court, seeking compensatory damages and relief for Sarah Powers-Barnhard, of Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Sarah Powers-Barnhard is coaching her girl’s volleyball team this weekend at the 43rd Amateur Athletics Union Junior National Volleyball Championships at the Orlando […]

14 June

Flag Day 2016

“One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, one nation evermore!” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

2 June

Child Sexual Abuse Attorneys

According to RAINN, “Child sexual abuse is a form of child abuse that includes sexual activity with a minor. A child cannot consent to any form of sexual activity, period. When a perpetrator engages with a child this way, they are committing a crime that can have lasting effects on the victim for years.” Our […]