Applications under the Forced Marriage Act
The law is designed to protect victims of forced marriages and honour based violence. As allegations of forced marriage and honour based violence are very serious the law is also there to make sure that allegations are properly investigated before final decisions are made.
Sue Pearson is very experienced in dealing with applications under the Forced Marriage Act. She is able to represent both those accused of honour based violence / forced marriage and those seeking protection. She will meet with you and discuss the options available and together you can decide upon the best course of action for your case. If necessary she can make an emergency application to the Court.
Sue can also provide you with details of other agencies that will provide you with assistance in obtaining rehousing and support throughout.