Santa Cruz Domestic Violence Defense Attorneys
A domestic violence charge can turn a family dispute into a crime. After
the police have been contacted, disputes between spouses, ex-spouses,
unmarried couples, family members, and domestic partners can easily result
in criminal charges. If you have physically harmed, sexually assaulted,
threatened, or stalked any of the aforementioned individuals, The McGuire
Law Corporation strongly advise you to retain their immediate representation.
Defend Your Rights & Protect Your Future
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After being arrested for domestic violence in the Santa Cruz area, it is
vital that you secure the representation of an extensively experienced
criminal defense attorney. As a
former prosecutor, Christine McGuire has a unique understanding of the court system and
is well-versed in California domestic violence law. You can be confident
that the law office can provide you with the aggressive and comprehensive
defense that you need. Additionally, The McGuire Law Corporation is fully
equipped and qualified to guide you through the complexities of the legal system.
Why Should You Entrust Your Case To The McGuire Law Corporation?
- Available 24/7 to clients
- Track record of success
- Effective defense strategies
- Free in office case evaluations
- A former prosecutor on your side
- 35+ years of collective experience
Fight Your Domestic Violence Charges
Penalties for a domestic violence crime may include prison, county jail
time, fines, probation, restitution, court-ordered counseling, court-ordered
community service. Your probation may be for a minimum of three years
with a 52-week mandatory batterer's program for which you will have
to pay. Additional fees may include a statutory victim's fund fine,
a domestic violence fund fine, and monthly probation supervision fees.
Additionally, you may be required to undergo drug testing and take substance
abuse or anger management counseling. If you cannot comply with probation
requirements, you may be sent to county jail.
People may be wrongfully accused of domestic violence. A person may strike
his wife or girlfriend by accident or during a mutual struggle or in self-defense.
Sometimes an accuser may make up a story of domestic violence out of anger
or jealousy or to gain an advantage in a divorce of child custody proceeding.
The McGuire Law Corporation defends clients against accusations of domestic
violence, spousal battery, spousal abuse, domestic battery, child endangerment,
child abuse, corporal Injury to a spouse or cohabitant.
Representing Clients Throughout Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, and Monterey!
Due to the serious and sensitive nature of your charges, it is in your
best interests to have a
criminal defense attorney who will protect your rights and interests and act as your aggressive
advocate. Consulting with the Santa Cruz domestic violence defense attorney
from The McGuire Law Corporation is an important first step in achieving
reduced or dismissed charges. The law office will review your case, inform
you of your rights and legal options, and address any questions and concerns
that you may have.
Learn More About Your Rights & Legal Options Today
Contact The McGuire Law Corporation for a free in-office consultation!