DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENSES

MODEL RELEASED. Domestic violence. Silhouette of a woman protecting herself from a blow from her partner by holding her arms in front of her face.Using an experienced South Florida attorney who specializes in domestic violence cases can make a great difference in the outcome of your case.

Most all relationships start out great but many have the potential to disintegrate. It can make good people do bad things, or make someone embellish the true facts to hurt their partner.

The motives can be numerous.  It can be to gain an advantage in a dissolution of marriage, custody case or monetary in nature.

Domestic Violence Allegations Consequences

Domestic violence refers to violence between spouses, couples, family members, and people who have a child in common. A victim of domestic violence can ask the state attorney to file a criminal complaint. Once an alleged victim files a petition requesting an injunction for protection against domestic violence, the alleged abuser may be ordered to:

  •    Refrain from further abuse
  •    Leave their household
  •    Surrender firearm
  •    Stay away from their residence
  •    Stay away from the victim’s home, school, or place of employment

Protect your rights by contacting an experienced criminal defense lawyer at 954-849-0149 for a free consultation.

Comprehensive Representation Against Domestic Abuse Allegations

I help my clients protect their rights and defend against the Criminal Charges they face as well as any related injunctions due to a protective/restraining order. Such injunctions can prevent you from living at home or having contact with your partner and children while the case proceeds. This includes personal contact as well as contact by cell phone, text, email, Facebook, Twitter and other social media outlets.

As a Fort Lauderdale domestic violence defense attorney, I defend clients against Domestic Violent Crimes such as:

  • Partner assault
  • Aggravated assault
  • Battery
  • Sexual assault or battery
  • Child abuse or neglect
  • Battery of a child
  • Stalking
  • Violations of protective injunctions

In addition to pursuing justice on behalf of my clients, I seek resolutions that preserve family relationships where possible. This includes exploring sentencing alternatives for those who would benefit from counseling, anger management and other rehabilitative programs.

Broward County Attorney For Restraining Orders

I also assist victims of domestic violence in filing orders of protection against violent family members and provide honest advice on the possible implications of pursuing criminal charges. Once charges are filed, the state assumes responsibility for prosecuting the case. If you wish to take back your accusation, you may be charged with perjury or lying to the police.

Therefore, in many cases, obtaining a protective order is enough to ensure your family’s safety. As your advocate, I will help you explore all options to remove the threat of violence from your home.

Why work with our firm after facing domestic violence charges?

  •      Every case handled with utmost discretion and confidentiality
  •      Non-judgmental lawyer who focuses on solutions – not problems
  •      Results-oriented legal counsel and defense strategies
  •      Offering 24/7 availability and one-on-one consultations

So many domestic violence cases are based simply on “he said, she said” allegations. Collateral evidence is important. I will attempt to obtain as much of this information as possible to present in court. Text messages, phone records, and surveillance video are all important, and under the proper circumstances, admissible in Court.

A domestic abuse charge in South Florida is a serious offense. If you have been accused of domestic violence in South Florida, let me protect your rights by using my skill and expertise in defending you. As an aggressive defense lawyer, I am always looking to provide clients with excellent representation.

Time is a factor when you have been accused of domestic violence.  Do not hesitate in retaining my services if you need a competent attorney.  If you have been arrested or charged with domestic violence, call or e-mail my office immediately.