The New York Adult Survivors Act was signed into law on May 24, 2022. First day cases can be filed is on November 24, 2022.
Window closes on November 24, 2023.
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Sexual assault can be traumatizing and life-shattering for victims. Survivors should know that there are resources available to assist in healing and recovery.
If you have been sexually abused, you do not have to carry your trauma alone. Get the help you need to work through and rise above what you have experienced.
Childhood sexual abuse is a huge problem. It is estimated that one in 10 children will be sexually abused before the age of 18.
From providing exceptional health care to our elders, education to our children, and spiritual leadership to our congregation, we place trust in others in every single moment of our daily lives.
However, that trust is destroyed when those in positions of power use it to take advantage of vulnerable children, women, and men. Often times, this comes in the form of sexual abuse.About Our Firm
According to the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN), an American is sexually assaulted every 92 seconds. The organization also points out some other startling statistics, including:
These statistics paint a truly horrifying picture of the sheer amount of children, women, and men that are sexually abused annually in the United States. While many of their abusers may face justice, the unfortunate truth is that time limitations have previously made it extremely difficult for survivors to file a legal claim against those who harmed them.
Studies have shown that victims of sexual abuse can develop a myriad of psychological, physical, academic, and behavioral issues. Unfortunately, it isn’t uncommon for sexual abuse survivors to experience long-term effectsRead More
The sexual abuse lawyers of Hach & Rose, LLP are experienced in helping sexual abuse survivors file lawsuits against their abusers, regardless if the perpetrators were among the clergy, educational institution, or healthcare industry.Read More
Stan instilled the confidence in me to face the rapist/minister who raped me; and meet him with the justice long overdue. The litigation/mediation process itself provided me confidence to assert myself. In doing so, I learned to protect myself from potentially abusive situations. The settlement itself enabled me to close a very painful chapter in my life.Former Client
Stan was the perfect attorney to walk beside me on my journey to find justice. In my case, a therapist took advantage of me in an egregious way, and it was not something that was easy for me to talk about. Stan listened with compassion and understanding, something previous attorneys did not do.Former Client