Tampa Domestic Violence Attorneys
Put a Former Prosecutor on Your Side
Domestic violence is a very serious accusation that can have a devastating impact on your life. If you are facing domestic violence charges, you need to retain a lawyer immediately. Our firm is ready to help, and we are ready to answer your questions. We know the legal system in and out, and we are ready to fight for you. We are ready to take your case and help you achieve the best possible outcome.
What Are Domestic Violence Charges in Florida?
Domestic violence battery refers to acts of violence that take place between family members or those who are in a dating relationship. This can include spouses, ex-spouses, co-parents, current and former dating partners, and those who share children in common.
Domestic violence charges can include:
- Domestic battery
- Domestic assault
- Unlawful restraint
- Unlawful detention
- False imprisonment
- Criminal mischief
If you are facing domestic violence charges, you need a Tampa domestic violence lawyer. Domestic violence charges are very serious, and the state of Florida takes them very seriously. If you are convicted of domestic violence, you could face some serious penalties.
These penalties can include:
- Restraining order
- Community service
- Jail time
A restraining order is a court order that prohibits you from contacting the alleged victim and it is usually the first thing that happens when someone is arrested for domestic violence. Violating the restraining order could lead to you being charged with a misdemeanor or felony. It is imperative that you contact a Tampa domestic battery attorney as soon as possible if you are facing domestic violence charges.
How Our Firm Can Help You
Our firm has a former prosecutor who knows the ins and outs of the legal system. We know how the prosecution will try to build their case against you, and we know how to defend you. We are prepared to take on your case and fight for your rights. Our Tampa domestic violence lawyers are ready to help you.
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September 2023Andrew Pouget is recognized as Top Elite Attorney in criminal defense by SRQ Magazine.
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