Mr. Margolin has defended hundreds of clients who were faced with domestic violence charges. The courts & prosecutors are very concerned about not only the allegations and/or charges, but also the possibility of future ongoing problems between the partners.
Mr. Margolin immediately seeks contact with the District Attorney and/or City Attorney to obtain a rejection of charges before they are filed & even before court.
Domestic violence is a "wobbler" offense. A "wobbler" is the type of criminal charge that can be reduced or changed to a misdemeanor, even though clients are often arrested on a felony.
Potential Consequences of Domestic Violence Charges
Though you may be innocent of the domestic violence charges that have been brought against you, there can still be consequences associated with having to go to trial. In addition to the damage to your reputation, a conviction can also result in the loss of custody of your children or a restraining order against you. With the assistance of a skilled California domestic violence attorney, you can ensure that your rights are fully protected.
Contact a Very Experienced California Domestic Violence Attorney
A California domestic violence lawyer can provide legal representation in a number of areas. If you face charges for domestic violence, juvenile assault, sexual assault or making threats, a felony lawyer can represent you. The felony lawyer team at The Law Offices of Bruce M. Margolin, Esq. has more than 40 years of experience representing clients in domestic violence cases and helping them to avoid the detrimental consequences associated with the legal tribulations.
In addition to helping clients get reduced charges, dismissals or other alternatives, Bruce Margolin helps clients who need more than just legal advice. He helps clients find treatment facilities to address ongoing anger management, emotional, or mental health problems. He connects clients to the resources and organizations that can help them get their lives back on track.
Contact a Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer online or call 1-800-420-LAWS for a free initial consultation.