Our previous blog post touched on some of the ways that a domestic violence conviction can impact your life. This is something that is very serious just because of the nature of the charges. If you are facing these charges, you need to think about your life as it stands now and what you want for the future.
Your hope for the future is something that is central to these cases, especially when it comes to your family life. Domestic violence charges usually come with protective orders, which can keep you away from your home, your spouse and your children. As difficult as this is to realize, it is something that you will likely have to deal with for a while when the case is moving through the court system.
We realize that your family is probably your life, especially if you have children. We want you to be able to have relationships with your family members. We will work toward that goal with you. Even though it might take time, we are here to help you throughout the process.
On top of the effects this type of charge has on your family life, it also affects other aspects of your daily routine. You might not be able to return to your home, which can put you in a bad position at a time when your life seems it is in shambles. If you can’t go home, you might need to make special arrangements to get your belongings. We can also help you with this aspect of a domestic violence case while we work on the defense strategy you will employ to fight the charges.