Kern County, CA: Airman seeks pro bono help in divorce and child custody matter after experiencing domestic abuse from his spouse

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

  • Location: Kern County
  • Organization: ABA Military Pro Bono Project (California).
  • Contact:
    Rachael Derham
  • Case Number: 22850

An Air Force servicemember seeks pro bono assistance with a divorce and child custody matter involving domestic violence. The Airman and his wife have a turbulent relationship. The Airman has experienced emotional, verbal, and physical abuse by his spouse. He also worries for the safety of his child, as the spouse has also made violent threats pertaining to their child. The spouse has also made false allegations of abuse by the Airman. He would like a divorce and to seek primary custody of their child.