Domestic violence is a crime of abuse directed at wife, ex-life partner, date or family. This kind of crime can be done physically, sexually or emotionally. It can be either a misdemeanor or felony conveying fines and prison sentences depending upon the nature of the violence.
Once you have been charged with domestic violence or child abuse in the San Diego, California, you need to hire an experienced domestic violence attorney in San Diego to defend your case.
Please note; never disclose anything to police about the matter. They may record your statement and use it against you in court to get your conviction. You should always talk with your lawyer.
There are two main types of domestic violence:
1) Child Abuse:
Child abuse is a serious crime and can mean one or more years in jail. Child abuse can make your reputation bad in the community and can even cause the loss of job. Doctors and teachers are required to report any indicators of child abuse to authorities. This can result in charges based on fragmentary evidence.
You need an aggressive and strong team of to fight your child abuse charges. If you have been charged with child abuse or any other type of domestic violence in San Diego, it is important that you contact a domestic violence attorney in San Diego at The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong right away.
When an individual accuses another of having threatened, assaulted, stalked, or other serious matter, they can easily get a restraining order that will restrict your access to their person, their place of work, their home or any other place. This can create great strain, as the person may lose access to their home, their personal possessions and their children until the matter is resolved.
Defending Domestic Violence Charges
A domestic violence defense lawyer remains alert for holes in the prosecution case which may provide grounds for dismissal. He/She reviews the evidence against his client properly. On the other hand, if there has been a confession, he/she examines it properly to check if the client?s constitutional rights were violated and if so, the confession is in admissible in court. If it is for the client?s advantage, the defense attorney looks for ways to reduce the penalties and charges.
Top Domestic Violence Defense Attorneys in San Diego
Our San Diego domestic violence attorneys provide strong defense to its clients accused of domestic violence or facing restraining orders. Our team of experienced lawyers has over 35 years of combined experience in criminal defense work. We have won not guilty verdicts in all types of cases.
We do our duty of aggressive defense very seriously. We believe that every client is innocent until proven guilty. Please contact our domestic violence lawyers in San Diego now for a FREE consultation or call us at 619?234?2300.