Northern Virginia Domestic Violence Defense Lawyers
Experienced criminal defense lawyers in Fairfax have successfully defended hundreds of clients charged with all types of domestic violence crimes.
Domestic violence charges can have extremely serious consequences. If you have been charged with Assault and Battery of a Family Member of any other type of Domestic Violence charge, the most important step you can take is to find the best criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. You need to ensure that your rights are being protected and that the advice you are getting will further your interests. When you get to court, it is imperative to have a lawyer who is equally adept at litigation as well as negotiation. You need to know that your lawyer is good enough to win at trial, but is also a skilled negotiator who can achieve the best result possible depending on the facts and evidence in your case.
At the Sprano Law Firm in Fairfax, Virginia, our domestic violence defense attorneys have over four decades of combined experience fighting domestic violence and other family-related charges. We have taken hundreds of these cases to trial, and have experience litigating every potential defense available in domestic assault cases. Our lawyers have a proven track record of success, with numerous clients being found not guilty or having their charges dropped or dismissed throughout the years.
If you are looking for a lawyer on a domestic violence charge in Fairfax or any other Northern Virginia court, contact our firm today so we can put our experience to work for you.
Defending Against Domestic Violence Charges
We have handled all types of domestic violence cases, including:
- Misdemeanor domestic assault and battery of a family member
- Misdemeanor and Felony Child Abuse
- Felony domestic assault and battery (3rd or subsequent offense)
- Protective Order Violations
- Felony Strangulation
- Interfering with a 911 Call
- Malicious wounding
Fighting for Your Rights
Our domestic assault and battery defense lawyers will examine your case and defend you in every way possible. It is important that any accusations be thoroughly investigated. This may mean that your attorney must zealously question and attack the credibility of the alleged victim. We may be able to assert self-defense, in cases where you only resorted to physical force because of the alleged victim’s threatening actions.
Unfortunately, if police arrive on the scene of an alleged domestic assault, they will usually not leave without someone being arrested. Even if both individuals are at fault, only one of them will get taken to jail. Through questioning and examining the situation, the police will determine who they believe is the “primary aggressor” and arrest that person. The police officers do not get the final say, however. Their decision is only the first step in the process, not the last. A good domestic violence defense lawyer can still convince the judge that you are innocent.
Regardless of the circumstances surrounding your arrest, we are diligent in our investigation and preparation of your defense. Our attorneys will aggressively fight for your rights and work to see that serious domestic violence charges have a minimal impact on your life whenever possible.
Click here to see some of the results our firm has been able to achieve on behalf of our clients in domestic violence as well as other criminal cases: Case Results
Contact a Northern Virginian Domestic Violence Defense Attorney
Take advantage of a free consultation to discuss your domestic violence charge with one of our trusted attorneys at the Sprano Law Firm in Fairfax. Call us at 703-763-0979 or 866-936-5614, or contact us online. Our office is located near the Fairfax County courthouse. We are open for appointments Monday through Friday, and available by phone and email seven days a week.