charged with domestic violence in virginia beach

Board Certified Criminal Trial Specialist Prepared to Fight For You

Sometimes a fierce argument between you and your spouse can escalate into a domestic violence charge.The legal ramifications involving that particular event can have a damaging impact on you, your reputation, and your family. When the police are contacted in response to a domestic disturbance, the next thing they will do is start looking for evidence that supports physical assault. Some injuries like minor bruises and cuts may be blown way out of proportion, which can lead to an avoidable arrest.

My firm is dedicated in ensuring that you and your family have the best representation on the road toward resolution. As a board certified criminal specialist and a former Virginia Beach prosecutor, I can use my experience to resolve your case as thoroughly and promptly as possible.

Types of Domestic Violence Charges

There are multiple sides to every story and I am prepared to examine the evidence and interview all witnesses involved to determine the best course of action. Domestic violence is considered any type of physical or threatened violence, or abuse against family members, spouses, roommates, etc. My goal is to maintain clear records for our clients, by investigating the case thoroughly and working hard to reduce your charges or even get them dropped altogether.

Domestic violence offenses in Virginia Beach include:

  • Injury on a spouse, cohabitant, or fellow partner
  • Violating a protective or restraining order
  • Abuse of the elderly
  • Child abuse and endangerment
  • Domestic battery
  • Criminal threats

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As a former Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney of Virginia Beach and with over 25 years of criminal defense experience, I am qualified to effectively tackle these kinds of cases. My firm is prepared to do everything we possibly can to prevent your conviction and keep you from serving any amount of time in jail.

Call (757) 785-0201 to set up an appointment for advice o representation in Virginia Beach!