Domestic Violence

Tampa Domestic Violence Defense Attorney

What Are Florida’s Domestic Violence Charges & Penalties?

Domestic violence is defined under § 741.28 of the 2015 Florida Statutes. Under this statute, domestic violence includes any violent acts against a household member or a family member, including: current or former spouses, any person related to you, or a person who lives in the same house as you.

This may include:

  • Battery
  • Assault
  • Sexual assault
  • Kidnapping
  • Harassment
  • Stalking

The exact penalties for domestic violence can vary based on the circumstances. However, the state of Florida takes these offenses very seriously and punishes domestic violence crimes heavily.

You could be at risk for:

  • Community service
  • Up to 12 months of probation,
  • A batterer's intervention program
  • Time in jail,
  • Loss of gun ownership rights.

Experienced Domestic Abuse Legal Counsel

There are many different circumstances in which you could face domestic violence charges. For example, a child or significant other may make false accusations against you or there may have been a situation which was misunderstood by a bystander. Whatever the case may be, you need to have an experienced Tampa domestic violence lawyer on your side. The sooner you hire Maj Vasigh to handle your case, the sooner we can begin fighting for you.

After you have been arrested for domestic violence or if you believe you are being investigated, you should take action to hire a lawyer. Attorney Maj Vasigh works hard to build strong defense strategies for our clients. Every client is different and we take the time to investigate from every angle, fighting for your freedom.

Don't face your charges alone. Get started on your defense today by calling us at (813) 213-3124.

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