Did you know that if the police show up at your door after a domestic violence call, someone will be arrested? Did you know that you could face serious gross misdemeanor or felony charges if charged with domestic violence? Did you know that an alleged victim dropping the charges will not stop prosecutors from continuing your case?
A Tacoma Spousal Abuse and Domestic Assault Defense Attorney
Domestic violence cases are emotionally charged and legally complex. Arguments between spouses or family members can get out of hand. A telephone call is placed to the police by a neighbor or passer-by. Soon, the police arrive to make an arrest. For over 20 years, George A. Steele — the founder of George A. Steele, Attorney at Law — has dedicated a large part of his legal practice to protecting the rights of clients facing serious criminal consequences.
If you have been arrested for domestic violence, take immediate action. Contact George A. Steele at 360-292-4332 or toll free at 877-359-6970.
An Olympia Domestic Violence Attorney
Even if the alleged victim changes his or her mind and wants the charges dropped, prosecutors will continue to move forward. The results of a gross misdemeanor or felony domestic violence conviction are catastrophic. A jail or prison sentence may only be the start. If you are involved in a divorce that involves a child custody dispute, you could lose the chance to spend quality time with your children.
Take immediate action by securing the dedicated and diligent advocacy you need.