Domestic violence is considered a criminal act that comes with numerous negative impacts on many people's lives that often leads to social or family relationship breakdown. After an arrest, our criminal defense lawyers are here to explain the options available to those facing domestic violence charges.

Under The Florida Law, domestic violence cases are taken very seriously. You should always consider hiring a well-experienced domestic violence lawyer who will help in providing clear guidelines regarding the legal process involved with criminal case. Often, the defendant and his or her family typically find themselves in a stressful and frightening position when for example, the allegations of criminal conduct involve violence or threats. Domestic violence entails various charges, including:

  • Restraining order violations
  • Kidnapping
  • Stalking
  • Spousal rape
  • Harassment
  • Criminal trespass
  • Battery
  • Assault

Defense against Domestic Violence Charges in Kissimmee

Depending on the accused criminal history, evidence compiled against the accused and the circumstances of the incident, a domestic violence crime in Kissimmee or anywhere in Florida may be charged as a felony crime or as a misdemeanor. Whether it is involving accusation for violation of an injunction, harassment or stalking, battery or assault, domestic violence cases are taken very seriously prosecutors and police. It is equally important that you master your rights and understand the penalties that you might get charged against regarding domestic violence. Due to the political pressure and media exposure to reduce and address domestic violence offenses in many communities in Kissimmee, FL, domestic violence crimes are considered a very hot topic. Our domestic violence lawyers in Kissimmee are well-familiarized with the increased awareness of domestic violence cases. Hence, they have acquired various professional skills that make them more aggressive when dealing with domestic violence crimes.

Penalties for Domestic Violence in Florida

You could face the following penalties when charged with a domestic violence crime:

  • Probation
  • No return to your residence
  • Fines and court costs
  • Community service
  • Mandatory incarceration if convicted
  • Anger management class
  • Batterer's intervention program
  • No contact with the victim or children and your spouse
  • Mandatory jail time
  • Mandatory counseling
  • Protective injunction

Depending on the type of domestic violence charges that one faces, the specific penalties vary. Unfortunately, many innocent people often get deprived their rights to defend themselves and end up being victims of false accusations or face charges that are unwarranted. To avoid being a victim of false domestic violence accusations, one should seek the services of a qualified domestic violence lawyer. Our Kissimmee domestic violence attorneys have many years of experience fighting for the rights of those accused. We will be glad to answer your questions and help you understand your rights better.

Contact our Domestic Violence Defense Lawyers

Our lawyers can help you help you with your domestic violence charge by building a successful defense strategy that can help clear the charges against you.

If you have been charged with domestic violence in Kissimmee, contact us online or call us at 407-218-5961 day or night, to schedule a free consultation.

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