Domestic Assault Attorney Fairfax, VA
Leading Domestic Defense Lawyers in Virginia
The penalties for a domestic violence conviction may include incarceration (jail/prison), loss of employment, loss of certain licenses, loss of gun rights, probation, fines, and more. If you have been accused of domestic violence, it is important to consult with a domestic assault attorney Fairfax, VA has to offer. Lawyer Dave Albo has decades of experience in defending men and women against allegations of domestic assault and violence. Call our firm now for a consultation.
We Handle Nearly All Types of Domestic Assault Cases
Domestic assault refers to the committing of a sexual offense, an act that results in the abuse of a child, or knowingly causing, recklessly causing, attempting to cause, or threatening to cause physical harm to a person within the household. This means domestic assault accusations can stem from a broad range of issues. Spouses, partners, children, relatives, in-laws, or roommates can be the alleged perpetrator or victim. Furthermore, domestic assault is not limited to the home. It can happen anywhere. As a domestic assault attorney in Fairfax, VA will tell you, the term refers to the relationship between the parties involved and not the location of where the incident occurs.
- Common Domestic Assault Offenses
- Violation of a Protection Order
- Domestic Assault and/or Battery
- Spousal/Partner Abuse
- Girlfriend/Boyfriend Abuse
- Sexual Assault/Battery
- Child Abuse
- Child Neglect
- Child Endangerment
As a criminal attorney Fairfax, VA trusts might tell you, the repercussions of a conviction go beyond the criminal penalties. If found guilty nearly all parts of your life may be changed. For example, you may face a permanent record, loss of a professional license, loss of child custody, job problems, loss of your U.S. visa or green card, and more. Having a lawyer on your side is highly recommended.
Defenses to Domestic Assault
Many allegations of domestic assault arose from a situation that was not within the scope of domestic assault/violence laws. Because of this it is important to retain a Fairfax, Virginia domestic assault attorney who can help to identify applicable defenses or mitigating factors that may be relevant to your situation. Examples of defenses we have utilized for our clients include, but are not limited to:
Defending a person against someone else who was threatening or inflicting harm
Arguing the allegations are false and based upon an alternative motive on the part of the accuser.
A lack of intent exists within the case.
You utilized self defense because you felt it was necessary to protect yourself against the accuser.
Dave Albo| Experienced Domestic Assault Attorney in Fairfax
Dave Albo and his team are ready to protect your rights and interests. Because there is a possibility for a detrimental outcome to occur, should you be found guilty, we encourage you to speak with, and hire a Fairfax, VA domestic assault attorney as soon as possible. Call Dave Albo now to schedule a case review and consultation.