Domestic violence charges involve offenses committed by individuals in close relationships, such as between boyfriends, girlfriends, or spouses, or another household member. These offenses can range from physical acts of violence such as assault to psychological abuse such as stalking or intimidation. When police officers arrive at a scene of alleged domestic violence, there is a tendency to side with the victim, a bias that can be difficult for many defendants to overcome.
Domestic violence charges can include:
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At The Wiseman Law Firm, we have over 15 years of experience and understand the complexities of domestic violence charges. We also know that there is often more to the story than what the alleged victim or the prosecutor is presenting. Our domestic violence lawyer in Orlando can thoroughly investigate the details of your case and walk you through every step of the criminal justice system. From questioning witness testimony to challenging restraining orders and uncovering underlying motives for the charges, we analyze each case from all possible angles.
We understand the impact domestic violence charges can have on your future. In addition to the criminal penalties, you may end up with a criminal record that can compromise your job and housing opportunities. If you have children with the victim, your charges may also negatively affect your child custody rights.
Possible penalties from domestic violence include the following:
Florida does not allow for expungement of domestic violence charges, which means that you may have to live with your charges for the rest of your life. Our attorney can help you build a strong case aimed at protecting your future. As a skilled negotiator and experienced trial attorney, you can trust our lawyer to competently handle your case at all critical junctures.
For proven defense against domestic violence charges, call (407) 708-9127 to schedule a free initial case evaluation.