St Louis Domestic Violence Attorney

Domestic Violence is a violent altercation between family or household members that involves physical harm, sexual assault, or the fear of potential physical or sexual harm. Domestic violence destroys a household. No one deserves to be abused. When any member of a household acts in an abusive, forceful or threatening manner against another member of the same household, it is domestic violence. Most importantly, domestic violence is classified as a criminal offense.

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Characteristics & Behaviors of the abuser:

  • intimidation
  • threats
  • psychological abuse
  • emotional abuse
  • economic abuse
  • isolation
  • control
  • physical violence
  • sexual violence
  • manipulation

There are always two sides to a domestic violence charge. A person could be in real need of protection. However the victim could also be exaggerating false claims. If you are prosecuted for domestic violence you need to be represented by the right criminal defense attorney. If you are the abuser or the abused fighting back, you could be arrested and charged with domestic violence. The crimes that constitute domestic violence are viewed negatively by society & punished harshly by the criminal justice system. The severity of such an accusation is reason enough to seek legal representation for any domestic violence case.

Haffner Law Firm can provide a Domestic Violence Lawyer to represent you and protect your rights. Use the form on the right or give us a call to schedule a time to get together and discuss your needs.

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