Privacy Policy

Who we are

The Dowry-Mahr in U.S. Courts website is owned by The Law Offices of Abbas Hadjian, APC.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

If you contact us by using our contact form on this website, we collect your name, email address and any other information you write to us in the note. Also included is meta-data such as the user’s IP address which may reveal the city and state from where the contact was made, as well as the type of device used to view the website.

This information is used in conducting normal business, and is not shared or published. This information may also be transmitted to our webhosting service provider in the normal course of providing services to us. We respect our existing and potential clients’ right to confidentiality, and we therefore take standard precautions to protect all information provided through the contact form.

Our contact form relies on normal email systems, and therefore strict confidentiality cannot be guaranteed due to the nature in which email is normally routed through numerous computer servers comprising the internet and email services. We do not recommend that anyone send email or contact form messages which may contain highly sensitive information. It is recommended in such circumstances, that contact be made by telephone or in person.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We may be provided with tracking data from Google, other search engines, or landing pages which allow us to see how a visitor found our website. We use this information to improve our marketing efforts.

Who we share your data with

We do not share any data collected on this website.

How long we retain your data

If you send a message using the contact form, the message and its metadata are retained for up to one year. This is so we can look back to the information provided to become acquainted with a case, should one arise following a client’s message.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.