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Domestic Violence

Minneapolis Domestic Violence Defense Attorney & Assault Lawyer

Domestic violence charges are difficult because they involve family or a significant other. The matter becomes even more complicated when minor children are involved because it can become an issue of whether you can have a relationship with your children if you are convicted of domestic violence. When facing this charge, it is important to have a Minneapolis domestic violence defense attorney defending your rights and representing your interests.

At Segal Defense, P.A., Charles Segal will work diligently on your case to obtain the best possible outcome. His one-on-one approach and close attention to detail will result in a strategic defense.

Aggressive Domestic Violence Defense

A simple accusation of domestic violence can result in a domestic violence charge, especially if there is any evidence that the act may have occurred. This can then result in an order for protection, which prevents you from being able to be near the alleged victim and any minor children.

Defending yourself against an order for protection or Domestic Abuse No Contact Order (DANCO) is a completely different matter and is handled in another court. However, the alleged victim can obtain the order without you being notified, which means you will receive notification after it is in place. You can challenge the order, especially when it is keeping you away from your home and any minor children.

It’s very important to challenge the order instead of violating it because a violation can result in a criminal charge. If convicted, the penalty is a $1,000 fine and 90 days in jail. Multiple violations can lead to a felony conviction, which has much stricter penalties. An order for protection violation charge is separate from the initial domestic violence charge.

Charles Segal will give you the guidance you need throughout your domestic violence case and the order for protection case so that you can move on with your life.

Advocating For Your Future

Having a Minneapolis domestic violence defense attorney in your corner can go a long way in your case. Charles Segal has helped clients throughout Minneapolis, St. Paul, and the Twin Cities successfully fight the charges. He will look at the facts in the case and use those facts to secure the best outcome. The best outcome could be dismissed charges, acquittal, or a reduction of the charges. Just because you’ve been charged doesn’t mean you have to pay the maximum penalties. You have rights that need to be protected and you also have the right to fight.

Contact A Minneapolis Domestic Violence Defense Attorney

Domestic violence is a serious offense to be accused of. If you’ve been charged, it is important to speak to your defense attorney as soon as possible so work can immediately begin on your case. When you have a strong defense strategy, you can fight for a fair result in your case. To learn more about how Segal Defense, P.A. can help you, call 612-299-1110 to request a free consultation.