Our sexual assault lawyers represent children and families throughout the United States. At Grant & Eisenhofer P.A., our law firm is focused on helping those with special needs or physical and cognitive disabilities seek the compensation they deserve.

If you or someone you love has special needs and was a victim of child sexual abuse, contact the attorneys at G&E. Call (855) 244-2031 to discuss your potential claim. We offer free consultations.

New Orleans Archdiocese Covers Up 15 Years of Priest’s Child Sex Abuse Crimes

By: Samantha Breitner, Associate in G&E’s Civil Rights Practice Group An investigation by The Guardian has uncovered a massive cover-up of child sex abuse by the Archdiocese of New Orleans. Roman Catholic priest Lawrence Hecker confessed to his superiors that he had molested multiple teens over a 15-year period, but has never been charged. Several accusations of [...]

2023-06-28T08:12:49-05:00By |Categories: Child Sexual Abuse|Comments Off on New Orleans Archdiocese Covers Up 15 Years of Priest’s Child Sex Abuse Crimes

G&E Attorneys Speak on Maryland Child Victims Act Panel

This week, G&E’s Steve Kelly and Suzanne Sangree spoke on a panel hosted by the Maryland Association for Justice covering the Maryland Child Victims Act of 2023. Moderated by Jenner Law, “Representing Survivors of Institutional Sexual Abuse” panelists discussed the components of a case filed against institutions responsible for childhood sexual abuse as well as the [...]

2024-03-22T13:32:29-05:00By |Categories: Child Sexual Abuse|Comments Off on G&E Attorneys Speak on Maryland Child Victims Act Panel

Breaking News: Maryland Child Sex Abuse Bill Signed into Law

On April 11, 2023, Maryland survivors of child sexual abuse finally had their voices heard after Gov. Wes Moore signed the Child Victims Act of 2023 into law. The bill, which passed with flying colors through the Senate last month, removes the statute of limitations to file a lawsuit for survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Previous [...]

2023-04-12T13:45:21-05:00By |Categories: Child Sexual Abuse|Comments Off on Breaking News: Maryland Child Sex Abuse Bill Signed into Law

Decades-Old Letters, Rosters Uncovered at Home of Late Teacher Accused of Child Sexual Abuse

By: Samantha Breitner, Associate in G&E’s Civil Rights Practice Group Representing over 30 child sexual assault survivors abused by a former Catholic school gym teacher, Grant & Eisenhofer’s Barbara Hart and the team of civil rights attorneys found disturbing documents in the alleged perpetrator’s apartment. These cases were bought under New York’s Child Victims Act, alleging [...]

2023-02-20T16:37:42-06:00By |Categories: Child Sexual Abuse|Comments Off on Decades-Old Letters, Rosters Uncovered at Home of Late Teacher Accused of Child Sexual Abuse

Maryland Bill Proposes Removal of Statute of Limitations on Child Sexual Abuse Claims

Proposed legislation is finally making headway through Annapolis, as survivors of child sexual abuse bravely make their stories known and call for action.  The bill, known as  Child Victims Act of 2023 (House Bill 1), would eliminate the statue of limitations—or the amount of time someone has to file a claim—on child sex abuse cases. Over the [...]

2023-01-25T11:11:27-06:00By |Categories: Child Sexual Abuse|Comments Off on Maryland Bill Proposes Removal of Statute of Limitations on Child Sexual Abuse Claims