San Antonio Domestic Violence Attorney
Defending Domestic Violence Charges in San Antonio
If you have been accused of domestic violence, you are probably very concerned about what will occur; with good reason. Over time, the laws and penalties surrounding domestic violence have been expanded, and there is the possibility of jail time, anger management classes, fines, and losing the ability to return to your home or even spend time with your children. Law enforcement when called on a domestic call, have little choice other than to arrest an individual who is accused of domestic violence. In fact, many have faced these serious criminal charges who were falsely accused. Even an innocent person can be convicted if they do not have a San Antonio domestic violence lawyer that has the experience to launch a compelling defense.
Have you been accused of domestic violence or spousal abuse?
Many who are accused of a serious domestic violence crimes like Assault Bodily Injury (Married) or
Assault Bodily Injury (Family) have never come in contact with the criminal justice system and are in shock when it occurs. This is one of the most frightening, confusing and stressful situations that an individual can face. At The Law Office of John J. Fox we are aware of how concerning it is to be accused of domestic violence, and will take the time to help you understand everything about how the charges will affect you, what the potential penalties are, and how we will defend your case. We are with you throughout the entire process, and are your legal advocate, fully determined to help you avoid the repercussions that you could experience if convicted.
The Law Office of John J. Fox represents clients facing all types of domestic violence accusations, including but not limited to cases of assault,
restraining order violations,
stalking, and accusations of
harassment. We provide high quality, aggressive and experienced legal counsel to our clients, and make their case our focus and our priority. We work tirelessly to help you resolve this serious legal problem, always seeking to help you avoid the damage to your personal and professional reputation and the penalties involved in a conviction.
Why You Should Hire a Domestic Violence Attorney
You may wonder why hire a domestic violence attorney when facing
domestic violence charges.
It is important to understand that you could actually suffer very severe consequences even if you are completely innocent. Domestic violence is one of the more difficult aspects of the criminal justice system; without a committed and talented defense lawyer, you could lose your rights to access to your home, your children and spend time in jail or prison. If you are involved in a divorce or custody battle, these charges can result in losing custody of your own children when not carefully managed by our legal team. Your privileges regarding firearm possession and ownership could also be affected. Even if you have just been charged with disorderly conduct, you may be arrested or taken into custody simply based on the reports of others. Disorderly conduct charges include using abusive language in public likely to provoke a fight, using obscene gestures in an offensive way, making an unreasonable amount of noise in public, and many other public offenses. If you feel that your disorderly conduct charge is the result of a misunderstanding or an unreasonable police officer, please contact a San Antonio domestic violence lawyer. Some states give police officers and other authorities broad discretion to arrest people whose activities they find disorderly or disruptive. Disorderly conduct charges are never insignificant and these charges may affect your future education or career goals. We are here to defend your rights and to give you a bright hope for the future.
We advise that you contact our firm at once if you have been charged with misdemeanor or felony domestic violence, or any related charge. The sooner we get into action on your defense, the more likely we can achieve a favorable case outcome. We will build a strong defense against the charges brought against you.
Contact San Antonio domestic violence lawyer
John J. Fox when you need to defend against any domestic violence offense.