Domestic violence accusations are among some of the most sensitive criminal cases a person can face. If you've been charged, the privacy of the matter may make you hesitate to get an outside party involved, even if it is a Norman criminal defense attorney. When you've been arrested on domestic violence allegations, you must be willing to take the initiative and secure defense for yourself. If you do not and the state convicts you, you could suffer serious consequences.
Beyond legal consequences, the most damaging result of being convicted of domestic violence is losing your right to see and parent your child. It is uncommon for child custody rights to not be removed, especially in cases where the accused is divorced or divorcing from the accuser. Only swift action and a sturdy defense can uphold your rights.
For serious representation, contact our Norman criminal defense attorneys at (866) 590-8173.
By definition in Oklahoma State legislation, domestic occurs when assault or battery is committed against a victim who has some sort of personal relation with the alleged abuser.
Due to the extremely close quarters nature of domestic violence accusations, law enforcement officials must take every case seriously and may even be required to arrest someone at the scene of domestic violence dispute, regardless of evidence present or charges pressed. On the other hand, the personal nature of domestic violence accusations must make investigators wary and pay close attention to real evidence; there have been numerous accusations in the past that were brought up solely out of spite, or out of a misunderstanding or exaggeration.
Our Norman violent crime lawyer are available to our clients 24/7 because we know that no one plans to get accused of domestic violence at a convenient hour. Whenever you need our legal services, you can contact us directly at (866) 590-8173. To get more information about how we can defend you and your right to be with your family, schedule your initial consultation today.