Welcome to the National Center for Victims of Crime

We are the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them. Please join us as we forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives.

Past Events

Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Alabama - Birmingham

October 17, 2017 9:00 AM - October 17, 2017 4:30 PM

  • Location: Birmingham, AL
  • Address: First Presbyterian Church, 2100 4th Avenue N.
  • Contact: Katy Lane
  • Email: klane@ncvc.org
  • Phone: 202-467-8768

Please note that this training has a new date: October 17 

The seminar, Civil Justice for Victims of Crime in Alabama, will explore how victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, stalking, child sex abuse, drunk driving, homicide, workplace violence, terrorism, elder abuse, identity theft and financial and property crimes can use civil lawsuits to obtain justice, hold responsible parties accountable, prevent future crimes, and obtain the financial resources victims need to rebuild their lives.  The program will cover resources and strategies for victims considering civil lawsuits, and will include a panel of attorneys to answer specific questions of Alabama law.

Co-sponsored by:

Alabama Coalition Against Rape

VOCAL – Victims of Crime and Leniency

Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Alabama Crime Victims’ Compensation Commission

 

Presented by: Jeff Dion, Esq., Greg Zarzaur, Esq., and Greg Reeves, Esq.