Birmingham Domestic Violence Defense Attorney
Call for Defense Against Your Domestic Violence Charge
It is vital that you protect your rights immediately after being accused
of domestic violence. This is a serious criminal charge that can change
everything about your life in an instant. You could be sent to prison,
be forced to pay huge fines, and attend counseling sessions. You could
also have trouble landing a job, be unable to go into certain professionals,
and be prohibited from holding certain licenses or certifications.
If you are facing a domestic violence charge, you need legal representation
from Tidwell Law Group, LLC.
Call us today to get started!
What You Need to Know about Domestic Violence Charges
The definition of domestic violence essentially declares it an act of violence
that has occurred against a family member, which is a very serious accusation
that must not be taken lightly. Domestic violence cases can be difficult
matters to handle. The outcomes could drastically impact you and your
family's future, so you need our help to ensure that you are staying
on the right track.
Any of the following behaviors can be considered acts of domestic violence:
- Emotional abuse
- Physical abuse
- Economic abuse
- Using force against another
- Cause an injury to another
- Intimidation or threatening
- Keeping another person isolated
- Controlling another person
- Sexual abuse
The courts do not look too favorably on these charges and, thus, prosecutors
can be ruthless in their attempt to undermine you. The penalties you face
can be harsh on your finances and your emotional or physical health, and
could place you at risk of losing your family. Having a skilled Birmingham
criminal defense lawyer from our firm can work to slow them down if they
begin to bulldoze you and use clever strategies to counter their arguments.