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Domestic violence charges won’t magically disappear

On Behalf of | May 5, 2017 | Domestic Violence

We recently discussed some of the harsh penalties that you might face for domestic violence charges. If you recall, you can face up to life in prison for a rape conviction that is related to domestic violence. While this might seem harsh, it is proof that you need to get to work on your defense right away.

Many people think that they don’t need to do anything when they are facing charges related to domestic violence. They falsely think that they can make up with the alleged victim and that everything will be good again. The fact is that the prosecutors decide what is going to happen, so you don’t count on reconciliation as a way to fight the charge.

We know that you are likely concerned about your future. This is understandable. We can help you to determine your defense options and discuss the potential penalties you are facing. This can help you to decide on an effective strategy for your case moving forward. Each decision you make can impact your case’s outcome, so consider each one carefully.

Ultimately, you and your defense attorney will determine the best options and work together toward that goal. At our firm, at each step of the way, we will provide guidance and counsel. We will take the time to address your questions and explain any unfamiliar legal maneuvers. Our attorneys treat domestic violence charges very seriously matter, and encourage our clients to do so as well. The charges can’t just be ignored because they won’t just magically disappear. The effort you put into your defense can definitely affect the outcome of the matter..