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Experienced DCYF Lawyers in Rhode Island

Protecting Your Parental Rights for Over Two Decades

If Rhode Island’s Department of Children, Youth, and Families (DCYF) is threatening to remove your children from your home, you need an aggressive yet compassionate lawyer by your side. At Moyer Law, PC, our Rhode Island DCYF attorneys fight for parents and guardians to make sure they can retain custody of their children.

You can trust us to be meticulous and steadfast in handling your case, dotting every "i" and crossing every "t" so that absolutely nothing falls through the cracks.

Get in touch with Moyer Law, PC today by calling (401) 305-2934.

The DCYF Case Process

DCYF receives anonymous tips from their hotline that prompts them to investigate a family.

These tips may include suspicion of:

  • Child abuse
  • Neglect
  • Domestic violence
  • Illicit substances
  • Other criminal behavior

Often, these complaints come from disgruntled former spouses or partners. DCYF will consult a team of child psychologists, social workers, court-appointed child guardians, and judges on their evaluation of the safety of the child's current home environment and parental care.

If you are under investigation, you should retain an attorney from Moyer Law, PC. We can work tirelessly to repudiate every accusation by providing proof of your care and love for your child.

Hire a Compassionate Attorney

Removing a child from their home or revoking visitation rights can cause irrevocable trauma for the child and parent or guardian alike. Our Rhode Island DCYF attorneys strive to keep families intact by doing everything in our power to avoid the volatility of foster care. Our number one priority is ensuring your family’s well-being.

If you are facing the extreme stress of a DCYF investigation, you need the guidance of our 20+ years of experience at Moyer Law, PC.

Call us at (401) 305-2934 or contact us online and rest assured that your case is in good hands.

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  • “I always felt like he treated me like an actual person instead of just another client.”

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  • “He is the best lawyer in all Rhode Island!”

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  • “I am very happy I found Don Moyer!”

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