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Domestic Violence Charges And You

If you have domestic violence charges pending, you face a challenging road ahead without a top legal criminal defender who will go to bat for you. At the Law Office of Brandon S. Naidu, our lawyer was rated one of the 10 best attorneys for client satisfaction in 2018 by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys. When you need a voice before the prosecutors and the judge to defend yourself in court, we are here to step in.

Penalties And Consequences Of A Conviction

While a charge does not equate to a conviction, knowing the penalties are important so you understand what you are up against. Keep in mind that penalties can vary significantly based on the severity of the charge and your prior criminal history.

Penalties for domestic violence convictions may include:

  • Jail
  • Loss of custody
  • Probation
  • Firearm license revocation
  • Deportation
  • Fines
  • Victim restitution
  • Mandatory enrollment in an intervention program

Are There Ways To Defend Against Domestic Violence Charges?

Absolutely. In numerous cases, attorney Naidu has successfully helped his clients obtain acquittals and lessened penalties or reduced charges. The type of defense we will apply depends on the circumstances surrounding your case.

Possible defenses to domestic violence charges include:

  • Accidental injury
  • The injuries were not caused by the accused
  • The injuries were a result of self-defense
  • The incident did not occur

Domestic violence cases are typically resolved without having to go to trial. You need a criminal defense lawyer who has proven to be an effective negotiator when working with district attorneys like attorney Naidu.

California Domestic Violence Cases Are Serious. Seek Help Now.

Consultations can be held at the jail house or in our San Diego office. Make the call today and find out what you can expect and your options. Please reach out to us as soon as possible if you are facing any type of criminal charge and call 619-736-2743 or complete our contact form for a case evaluation request.