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The case of ‘Martin’

Historic Child Sexual Abuse by Church

Martin* was a victim of historical sexual abuse at a residential boy’s home run by a church. The perpetrator is a notorious pedophile convicted of numerous offences against young boys.

During his time Martin was physically, sexually and psychologically abused multiple times resulting in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) and Anxiety. Martin continues to have nightmares, flashbacks and intrusive memories of the abuse he endured.

The actions of the church and the perpetrator have severely impacted all aspects of his life.

We sue for historical sexual abuse

O’Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors assisted Martin in suing the perpetrator and the church. The client received a very large settlement.

O’Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors are able to pursue your possible claim anywhere in Australia. Please don’t hesitate to contact us today on 02 9261 4281 or by email at

*named changed for privacy.

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