The prevalence of child sex abuse in Oregon is a problem that cannot be overstated. Studies by child abuse experts have shown that as many one in three girls and one out of every five boys are the victims of child sex abuse by the time they reach 18 years of age.
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Child sex abuse can cause serious and lasting emotional damages, including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other forms of depression such as feelings of paranoia, hopelessness, shame, anxiety, an ongoing fear of relationships and intimacy.
What Are The Forms Of Child Sex Abuse?
Incidents of Child sex abuse can occur many different forms. A sexual assault is defined as any sexual encounter without the consent of the individual. This includes occurrences such as rape, attempted rape, inappropriate touching, incest, indecent exposure, voyeurism, inappropriate photographing or videotaping a naked child, having child watch sexual activity or pornography and sexual harassment.
Sex abuse can happen to anyone at any time. Sexual predators tend to focus on vulnerable individuals in common settings such as schools, during sports activities, at church, daycare, boy scouts or other social organizations.
It is important that victims of child sex abuse fully understand that regardless of their age, gender or sexual orientation, sex abuse is never the victim’s fault.
Paul F. Sherman Is A Highly Skilled And Effective Child Sex Abuse Attorney
At the Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman, we are committed to representing individuals who have suffered child sex abuse due to the negligence or other wrongful conduct of others. We have had exceptional results in child sex abuse cases involving:
- Clergy sex abuse
- Day care facilities
- Predatory parents
- Sports facilities
- Boy scouts
At the Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman , we know how sexual abuse will affect your life and your family. Our child sexual abuse attorneys are experienced negotiators and trial attorneys who won’t back down when insurance companies try to minimize compensation for your injuries.
Contact Paul F. Sherman For Expert Advice On Your Child Sex Abuse Claim And Get The Compensation You Deserve.
At the Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman, we have over 35 years of experience in helping the victims of child sex abuse. We are committed to compassionate and effective representation. We are committed to obtaining the best possible outcome on your case. We offer personal service with proven results to every client. We are experienced, caring and affordable.
If you would like to know more about your child sex abuse claim, call the Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman at (503) 223-8441 or Contact Us for a free consultation today.