Charged With Domestic Violence in New York City? We Can Help.

Domestic violence is considered to be violent or aggressive behavior occurring between two people who are either cohabiting or maintain a social or personal relationship. These cases are unique due to the fact that police contact for a domestic violence report generally results in one or both parties getting arrested, despite the legitimacy of the allegations. Victims typically have very little say in whether or not charges are pursued once the police are involved. In domestic violence cases an order of protection will be issued in favor of the victim. At the Jahedi Law Firm, we are specialized NYC domestic violence attorneys and are ready to help should you be charged for domestic violence.

For New York City domestic violence cases, an order of protection is issued through family court or criminal court depending on whether criminal charges are brought. Having an order of protection issued against you could limit your rights and prevent you from contacting the victim. Furthermore, violating an order of protection could result in further criminal charges. Our domestic violence attorney in NYC understands how complex these matters can be and know that they are not always easily resolved in court. We are well-versed in the actions necessary to appropriately support our clients and successfully defend them in a New York City domestic violence case.

Potential domestic violence penalties in NYC include jail time and probation, as well as educational classes, court fees and fines, loss of parental rights, loss of future employment opportunities, and, for those in the military, it can be the end of your career. Don’t let yourself get talked into accepting a basic plea bargain before having your case analyzed by a professional NYC domestic violence attorney.

In order to avoid the most severe penalties and to have the best chance in fighting the charges against you, you need an experienced, knowledgeable New York City domestic violence attorney on your side. Based in New York City, Maryam Jahedi Law serves the NYC-metro region, including Queens, Bronx, Brooklyn and Manhattan. Maryam Jahedi Law is your premier New York domestic violence lawyer solution. We provide legal counsel for traditional crimes, white collar crimes and post-conviction representations. Call our New York City law offices at (646) 798-7118 for a free telephone consultation, or contact us online.

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by: Maryam Jahedi, Esq.
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