Marshfield Domestic Violence Attorney
Put a Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer in Your Corner
Domestic violence is a serious charge that carries serious consequences. If you have been charged with domestic abuse, you need the help of an experienced domestic violence lawyer in Marshfield. At the Law Office of James Hester, you will get the aggressive representation you need to protect your future.
Call or text (619) 773-0041 now for a free initial consultation.
Domestic Abuse Charges in Massachusetts
Domestic abuse charges can be brought against you even if you did not directly commit abuse.
You can be charged with domestic abuse if you:
- Engaged in a pattern of abuse against a family or household member;
- Threatened to commit abuse;
- Committed abuse against a family or household member
Penalties for Domestic Abuse
The penalties for domestic abuse charges can be severe. If convicted, you could face jail time, probation, and serious fines. You may also have to go through a batterers' intervention program, or pay for counseling for the victim. If you are convicted of a second offense, you may face steeper penalties.
You Need an Experienced Domestic Violence Attorney
A conviction for domestic abuse will not only damage your reputation, it can also hurt your ability to find employment, housing, and education. You need a strong and aggressive defense to protect your rights and your future. At the Law Office of James Hester, you will get the personalized attention you need to get the best possible outcome for your case.
Attorney James Hester has spent a decade defending clients throughout Plymouth County. He has the skills and experience you need to get the best possible result for your case. If you or someone you know has been charged with domestic abuse, do not hesitate to contact our domestic violence defense firm in Marshfield. We can review the details of your case and advise you of your rights and options. Call us today at (619) 773-0041 for a free consultation.
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