People who are facing domestic violence accusations often have a long road ahead of them. These allegations sometimes come down to your word against the alleged victim’s word. This puts you in a difficult situation because that person is likely your loved one. We understand that things between couples sometimes get out of hand, but the legal system still holds you accountable.
When you are facing domestic violence charges, the consequences can filter into every area of your life. If a restraining order is granted, you might not be able to return home. You might be unable to see your children alone for the duration of your case. In some situations, only supervised visits of a couple of hours at a time will be allowed.
It is imperative that you start working on your defense right away when you face this type of charge. The one thing that you don’t want to do is become complacent and think that you can go with the flow. We are here to help you learn what options you have to address the charges. We will review the case and find out what truly happened during the incident or incidences in question.
You should always remember that these types of charges come with the possibility of time in jail or prison. This should provide the fuel that you need to get your defense strategy moving and to continue to work diligently on it until you either reach a plea deal or go through a trial. We are here to help you throughout your entire case.