Domestic Violence Lawyers
Domestic Violence Lawyers Alavi, Bird & Pozzuto will vigorously defend you against accusations of Domestic Violence, including Domestic Battery. Additionally, if you were served with a Temporary Injunction for Protection Against Domestic Violence, Repeat Violence, Dating Violence or Sexual Violence, we can help. There are two sides to every story. We will be your advocate; your voice.
Have you been wrongfully accused?
A Domestic Violence conviction can have devastating consequences. Unfortunately, innocent people often get wrongly accused of Domestic Battery. If you have been accused or charged with Domestic Violence in the Gainesville or Ocala area, you need the immediate advice of an experienced attorney who understands the law and the effect these charges have on you and your family. You need a Domestic Battery Attorney to compassionately listen to you while strategically fighting back against these charges.
OCALA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ATTORNEY
If you have been charged with Domestic Violence in Ocala or the surrounding area (Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion, and Sumter Counties), contact Tania Alavi, Christine Bird or Andrew Pozzuto now. We have over 75 years of combined criminal defense experience. We will fight the allegations against you and work to help you avoid the most serious penalties for your alleged offense. Call (352) 732-9191 or tell us about your case using this form.
GAINESVILLE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ATTORNEY
If you have been charged with a Domestic Violence in Gainesville or the surrounding area (Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, and Union Counties), contact Tania Alavi, Christine Bird or Andrew Pozzuto now. We are experienced criminal defense attorneys. We will consider and explain all of your options from challenging your arrest to preparing for trial. Call (352) 732-9191 or tell us about your case using this form.
Domestic Violence Charges in Florida are considered a crime of violence and can have devastating effects on your life, your relationship, your children, your job, and where you are allowed to live.
- Domestic Violence
- Florida Statute 741.28 defines Domestic Violence as any assault, aggravated assault, battery, aggravated battery, sexual assault, sexual battery, stalking, aggravated stalking, kidnapping, false imprisonment, or any criminal offense resulting in physical injury or death of one family or household member by another family or household member.
- Family or household member means spouses, former spouses, persons related by blood or marriage, persons who are presently residing together as if a family or who have resided together in the past as if a family, and persons who are parents of a child in common regardless of whether they have been married. With the exception of persons who have a child in common, the family or household members must be currently residing or have in the past resided together in the same single dwelling unit.
- Penalties for Domestic Battery or Domestic Violence cases: In Florida, Domestic Violence is punishable by a minimum of 10 days in jail up to 1 year in jail, 1-year probation. However, depending on the severity of the violence or whether the charges include sexual assault or battery, lengthy prison sentences are often imposed. Florida Statute 741.283
CONTACT A DOMESTIC BATTERY ATTORNEY NOW
If you have been accused, arrested or charged with any Domestic Battery or Domestic Violence crime in the Gainesville or Ocala area, contact Alavi, Bird & Pozzuto, PA immediately. Serious charges require a serious defense.
Let’s meet and discuss your case immediately. Call (352) 732-9191 or tell us about your case using this form.