Finding a way to cohabit with your spouse or significant other and live is peace is easier said than done. While there are reasons that drew that person to you, there are always differences in relationships. These differences can lead to disagreements and these can even become violent. If you have been involved in a domestic assault situation or if you are even accused of domestic assault, there could be ramifications that go beyond the four walls of your home.
These ramifications could be legal and even result in a criminal charge related to domestic assault. If you have children, these accusations could impact your relationship with them and your access to them. Often, those accused of a domestic assault may be in the middle of or are considering a divorce. A domestic assault conviction could impact those proceedings and any child custody arrangements between you and your spouse.
These are all relevant concerns if convicted of a domestic assault-related crime. Domestic assault accusations, can be just that, accusations, if they never result in a conviction. A conviction in this criminal sector can greatly impact a person's life. A solid criminal defense can help a person accused of this type of crime to achieve the best possible outcome in a less-than-ideal situation.
At the Law Office of Gilbert B Vega, we know how these accusations can make a person feel uncertain about how to proceed. As a criminal defense firm, we are here to help. Do not underestimate the impact that domestic assault can have on your life. It can also affect other people that are important to you.