Oakland County Domestic Violence Attorneys
Fighting for Justice of the Criminally Accused in Birmingham & Oak Park
Have you been accused of domestic violence in Oakland County? Often times, domestic violence cases start from a heated argument. Emotions run high and criminal accusations can be made. These domestic violence allegations can lead to wrongful criminal convictions and damaged reputations. Did you also know that in most cases of domestic violence, police and other law enforcement often assume blame on the male in the situation and neglect to investigate other alternatives?
Injustice is to deny a citizen of the U.S. the right to a fair trial by neglecting pertinent evidence during an initial investigation. There are three sides to every story, and as Birmingham criminal defense attorneys, it is our responsibility to make sure that your side is expressed until absolute exhaustion. It is our duty to ensure that we have diligently asserted our position in the courtroom.
Have you been accused of domestic violence in Michigan? Schedule a case review with our defense attorneys to discuss you best defense options now.
Understanding the Charges Against You
Despite the blame game, domestic violence is a very serious offense. It has the potential to permanently alter the interpersonal relationships of everyone involved. The level of delicacy associated with such a case means that it must be handled appropriately, by someone with the proper level of respect for the bigger picture. Being convicted of a crime involving domestic violence can mean a number of lifestyle changes. Even if you don’t serve jail time, there are many other repercussions associated with a domestic violence conviction:
- Fees/other costs
- Potential community service
- Potential anger management counseling
- Loss of friends/family relationships
- Damage to your reputation
- Loss of your career
- Alteration to your rights associated with children and firearms
Domestic Violence Penalties in Michigan
Being convicted of a crime involving domestic violence means the end of the life you once knew. The gravity of such a situation means the event itself is enough to impact the rest of the events that will follow. You need someone on your side that understands and can help guide you through it.
There are fees and costs, not to mention potential community service and anger management counseling. Loss of friends and family, damage to your reputation, loss of career, as well as the alteration to your rights associated with children or firearms, can all be attributed to a domestic violence conviction.
Get the Help You Need from Fraiberg & Pernie
Our team’s ability to administer such a fragile case, fearlessly, stems from our belief that justice will always prevail. It is the justice that each client at Fraiberg & Pernie deserves that drives our team to persevere in that fight. Life is stressful enough without the added complications of a domestic violence charge. If you or someone you know has been accused of domestic abuse, please call (248) 440-7936 or visit Fraiberg & Pernie. Our team serves the Tri-County Area of Oakland, Macomb, and Wayne counties.
With a team that includes a former police officer and a former city prosecutor, we have the insider knowledge to help you. Find out how we can help you during a FREE consultation!