Domestic violence accusations can be followed by serious criminal penalties and other life-altering consequences. If criminal charges are filed against you, retaining an experienced and aggressive criminal defense team can provide you with vital security and support. The legal team at Mark C. Curran Jr. Attorney at Law handles domestic violence cases with skill and professionalism. Clients in the Waukegan area and throughout Illinois come to us for our results-oriented approach. We will examine police reports and may also conduct independent investigations into the circumstances surrounding your arrest. We are committed to ensuring that your rights are respected and that you are afforded the protections owed to you under the law.
Domestic violence charges may be brought for an act of violence upon someone with whom the accused had an intimate relationship. The can also be brought when such acts are just threatened. This means that spouses, domestic partners, parents, stepparents, roommates or anyone living in the same household may be accused of domestic violence.
The following acts can be considered domestic violence:
Our attorneys will work tirelessly to provide a vigorous defense to these criminal charges, whether that means an acquittal, dismissal or a favorable plea deal.
We understand how painful and frustrating it can be to have charges filed against you. With your best interests in mind, we can guide you through the steps you should take to protect yourself and keep your situation from getting worse. Our strategy is to help you avoid the most serious consequences that can follow a domestic violence charge, which may include:
If you are handed a restraining order, the legal team at Mark C. Curran Jr. Attorney at Law can help you fight it in court. Until a judge makes modifications, it is crucial to your defense that you follow all aspects of the original order.
When you have been accused of domestic violence, you need a strong and committed defense attorney to fight for your rights and reputation. Mark C. Curran Jr. Attorney at Law, in Waukegan, has the experience and resources to make a difference in your case. Call 847-230-4958 or contact us online to schedule a consultation.