When law enforcement responds to a report of domestic violence, it can quickly become a complicated legal matter. In many cases, the victim will attempt to refuse to press charges and law enforcement will proceed with charges anyway. An arrest will usually be made and one will find him or herself facing domestic violence charges. Domestic violence charges are prosecuted to the fullest extent in the state of Texas.
Only the most seasoned criminal defense attorney should be hired to assist you. Due to the fact that domestic violence carries a stigma, you may have trouble ahead of you, even if you are innocent of the charges. Sadly, we have found that in some cases, the individual was merely defending themselves from harm and once the police were called, they were arrested. We have a thorough understanding of the legal system and understand how to deal with these delicate charges. Even if you did not do anything wrong, your reputation and other aspects of your life could be ruined by domestic violence charges and that is why it is so important to speak with the Law Firm of Lewis White at your earliest convenience.