Domestic violence is a deeply concerning issue that affects individuals and families across Van Nuys, California. In such cases, having the right legal representation can make a significant difference in the outcome of the case and the protection of your rights. At Van Nuys Criminal Attorney, we are committed to providing comprehensive criminal defense for domestic violence cases in Van Nuys, CA. Here’s how our experienced legal team can help you navigate this challenging situation and protect your future.
Before delving into how our firm handles domestic violence cases, it’s crucial to understand the complexities of such cases. Domestic violence can involve a wide range of abusive behaviors, including physical violence, emotional abuse, financial control, and more. It often occurs within a family or household setting, making it particularly sensitive and legally intricate.
Penal Code Section 273.5 – Domestic Violence
Penal Code Section 243(e)(1) – Domestic Violence
Penal Code Section 646.9 – Stalking
Penal Code Section 422 – Criminal Threats
Penal Code Section 653m – Annoying or Harassing Conduct
Penal Code Section 273a(a) – Child Abuse
Penal Code Section 273a(b) – Child Endangerment
In addition to the crimes discussed above, we also handle other Penal Code violations that may be charged in domestic violence cases, which can include:
Penal Code Section 240 – Assault
Penal Code Section 245 – Assault with deadly weapon, firearm, or force likely to produce great bodily injury
Penal Code Section 242, 243 – Battery
Penal Code Section 459 – Burglary
Penal Code Section 278, 278.5 – Child abduction
Penal Code Section 166 – Contempt of court
Penal Code Section 647 – Disorderly conduct
Penal Code Section 415 – Disturbing the peace
Penal Code Section 368 – Elder/dependent adult abuse
Penal Code Section 236 – False imprisonment
Penal Code Section 236.1 – Human trafficking
Penal Code Section 262 – Rape of spouse
Penal Code Section 647(j)(4) – Revenge porn or nonconsensual pornography
Penal Code Section 211 – Robbery
Penal Code Section 602 – Trespass
Penal Code Section 594 – Vandalism
Penal Code Section 273.6 – Violation of protective or restraining order
Penal Code Section 136.1 – Witness intimidation
At Van Nuys Criminal Attorney, we are dedicated to protecting your rights and ensuring that you receive a fair and just legal process. Our commitment to clients facing domestic violence charges includes:
- Legal Expertise: Our experienced criminal defense team specializes in domestic violence cases out of the Van Nuys Courthouse. We understand the nuances of California’s domestic violence laws, enabling us to provide you with the best defense strategies.
- Client-Centered Approach: We prioritize your needs and concerns. We listen to your side of the story, conduct thorough investigations, and build a personalized defense strategy tailored to your specific situation.
- Presumption of Innocence: We firmly believe and insist upon the principle that every person is innocent until and unless ever proven guilty. Our goal is to destroy the prosecution’s case and create doubt in their ability to prove you guilt, while protecting your presumption of innocence.
Our approach at Van Nuy Criminal Attorney to domestic violence defense is based on building a strong and effective defense strategy. This includes:
- Investigation: We conduct a meticulous examination of the evidence, including police reports, witness statements, and any available surveillance footage. Identifying inconsistencies and weaknesses in the prosecution’s case is crucial.
- Expert Witnesses and Investigators: We work with our private investigator, and expert witnesses when necessary, such as psychologists, medical professionals, or forensic experts, to provide testimony that supports your defense.
3. Negotiation and Litigation: We are skilled negotiators and, when appropriate, will seek to have charges reduced or dismissed. If going to trial is in your best interest, we are prepared to vigorously defend your case in court.
We understand that facing domestic violence charges can be overwhelming and emotionally taxing. Our team not only provides top-notch legal representation but also offers support and guidance throughout the process. We can connect you with resources such as counseling services, support groups, and rehabilitation programs to address any underlying issues.
Domestic violence cases are complex and can have life-altering consequences. Having the right legal defense is paramount. At Van Nuys Criminal Attorney, we are dedicated to protecting your rights and fighting for your future. If you or a loved one is facing domestic violence charges in Van Nuys, CA, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for a free, confidential consultation.
We’re here to help you navigate this challenging time and work toward the best possible outcome for your case.
Contact Us today to discuss your domestic violence case with our experienced legal team. Your future is worth protecting.