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San Diego Domestic Violence Attorney

Experienced Counsel for Domestic Violence Charges in San Diego, Riverside, and Orange Counties

Domestic violence is a serious criminal charge that can result in a wide range of penalties, including jail time, fines, probation, and restraining orders. If you have been accused of domestic violence, it is important that you retain a skilled and aggressive criminal defense attorney to protect your rights and fight your charges. At Don't Talk Legal Center, we have handled thousands of cases and have a deep understanding of California criminal law. Our San Diego domestic violence lawyers are prepared to fight for your freedom.

If you are facing charges for domestic violence, don't hesitate to reach out to our San Diego domestic violence lawyer to start your defense as soon as possible. 

What Is Domestic Violence Under California Law?

Domestic violence refers to any violent crime that is committed against a family member or household member. This can include a wide range of crimes, such as assault, battery, criminal threats, kidnapping, and more. The victim does not have to be physically injured for the crime to be charged as domestic violence.

What are the Penalties For Domestic Violence in California?

The penalties for domestic violence convictions can be harsh and include jail time, fines, probation, and restraining orders. If a weapon was used during the commission of the crime, the penalties can be even harsher.

California law allows law enforcement officials to arrest a person without a warrant if they believe that a crime has been committed and the person arrested committed the crime. If you are facing domestic violence charges, it is important that you speak with a qualified San Diego domestic violence attorney to protect your rights and fight for your freedom.

What is the statute of limitations for domestic violence in California?

California's statute of limitations varies depending on the specific offense. Domestic violence offenses have statutes of limitations based on the severity of the crime. Here are some general guidelines:

  • Misdemeanor Domestic Violence: The statute of limitations for misdemeanor domestic violence charges in California is typically one year. This means that charges must be filed within one year from the date of the alleged incident.
  • Felony Domestic Violence: For felony domestic violence charges, there is generally no specific statute of limitations. This means that there is no time limit for filing charges for felony domestic violence offenses in California.

Defending Against False Domestic Violence Accusations

At Don't Talk Legal Center, we understand that false domestic violence accusations can have serious consequences on your personal and professional life. Our experienced San Diego domestic violence attorneys are here to help you navigate through these difficult situations and build a strong defense against false allegations.

Here are some key points to consider when facing false domestic violence accusations:

  • Presumption of innocence: Remember that you are innocent until proven guilty. Our attorneys will work diligently to challenge the evidence presented against you and protect your rights.
  • Gathering evidence: We will thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding the accusation, gather evidence, and interview witnesses to build a strong defense strategy.
  • Witness credibility: It is important to assess the credibility of the witnesses involved in the case. Our attorneys will carefully analyze their statements and backgrounds to identify any inconsistencies or potential biases.
  • Proving motive: In cases of false accusations, there may be underlying motives such as revenge, jealousy, or manipulation. Our attorneys will explore all possible motives and present evidence to support your innocence.
  • Expert testimony: We can call upon expert witnesses, such as psychologists or forensic experts, to provide professional opinions that support your defense and challenge the credibility of the accusations.

Don't let false domestic violence accusations ruin your life. Contact Don't Talk Legal Center today to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced San Diego domestic violence attorneys who will fight to protect your rights and reputation.

Have you been falsely accused of domestic violence? Contact Don't Talk Legal Center by calling (858) 544-1386 today to schedule a free consultation with our San Diego domestic violence lawyers. 

We are available 24/7 and offer fluent English, Spanish, and Cantonese.

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