As a common allegation in divorce, some claims of domestic violence are true and some are not. If you are a victim of abuse we are here to strongly advocate on your behalf. If you are accused of spousal abuse or harming your children, you have the right to defend yourself against those claims. At Law Offices of Piazza, Simmons & Grant – Family Law, our Stamford, CT Domestic Violence Lawyer offers criminal defense representation to spouses, ex-spouses, and parents accused of abuse at home.
If you are a victim of abuse or have been accused or arrested for domestic violence, you deserve the right to have your side of the story heard. Contact us online now, or by phone at (203) 348-2465 for a confidential consultation.
Our practice in the areas of criminal law and family law, provide our Domestic Violence Lawyers valuable insight into the often-shared connections in domestic violence cases. We know that many domestic abuse claims are real while others may be fabricated. We are prepared to take action to ensure that your rights are protected if you are a victim or whether you are falsely accused of:
We understand how stress, anger, and revenge can result in twisting facts and false claims. As our client, we listen carefully to your concerns. We gather evidence and eyewitness testimony to determine the circumstances surrounding the accusations. We work with psychiatrists and psychologists to evaluate the mental status of your accuser, including evidence of drug or alcohol abuse, past allegations or attempts to issue restraining orders, and other relevant issues to the case.
Before you plead guilty to a domestic abuse charge, it is important to consider the legal implications if you are convicted. In addition to remaining on your record, a domestic abuse charge can jeopardize pursuing custody and visitation rights, or your ability to find employment that impacts the child and spousal support that you may ordered to provide.
Domestic violence cases can be an emotionally volatile time for everyone in the family. Unfair attempts to issue protective orders against a parent can further complicate matters from a child’s perspective. As a law firm dedicated to protecting the best interests of children in a family crisis, we also provide services as a guardian ad litem, so that their rights also have a voice.
To learn how we can help protect your rights and your family, contact the Law Offices of Piazza, Simmons & Grant – Family Law to schedule a consultation with an experienced Stamford, Connecticut Domestic Violence Lawyer.