Dedicated Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer In Port Orchard
People accused of domestic violence are often surprised by the intensity of the repercussions. If you are facing this criminal charge, you have likely already been the target of a no-contact order or restraining order. You may not be able to go home. You may not be allowed to contact the alleged victim, even to apologize or to explain that it was all a misunderstanding. You need a lawyer who will act quickly to prevent your life from falling apart.
Do Not Let A Domestic Violence Charge Ruin Your Life
In Washington, domestic violence is a type of assault charge. However, the repercussions tend to be even more serious than in a typical assault case. If you are convicted of this crime, you may be faced with fines and jail time, as well as a mandatory 26-week domestic violence class. Those are the more obvious repercussions.
There are also the repercussions that are less obvious. With a domestic violence charge on your record, you may find it difficult to get a job. A domestic violence conviction also prevents you from owning firearms.
My name is Tim Kelly. I am a Port Orchard domestic violence defense attorney with more than 20 years of experience helping people like you overcome these charges. Count on me to prepare a solid defense strategy designed to protect your rights.