Domestic violence is defined as an incident of violence by one person against another that may include physical/mental harm, injury or assault. It can also be defined as a threat which causes fear of physical harm, between any of the following individuals:
- Spouses or former spouses
- Parents and their children
- Girlfriends and boyfriends
- Individuals living together
- Individuals who have lived together
- Other related individuals
Accused of domestic violence in New York? Contact the Law Office of Reuven J. Epstein
At the Law Office of Reuven J. Epstein, we defend individuals who have been charged with domestic violence. Criminal defense lawyer, Reuven J. Epstein will speak for you in the court and work hard to protect your rights.
Law Office of Reuven J. Epstein defends clients facing false domestic violence allegations
It is seen that in many of the domestic violence cases, there are false allegations against the accused. Such charges are generally seen in an extramarital affair or in a divorce case. Such a state of confusion and disturbance can compel one member of the family to falsely accuse the other family member of domestic violence. Since laws are laws, even if the person is falsely accused he/she has to face serious penalties.
Contact Reuven J. Epstein to guide you and help you come out clean from such allegations.
Proceedings in a domestic violence case
Proceedings in a domestic violence case may take place simultaneously in a Criminal Court, Family Court or a Supreme Court. Most of the jurisdictions in New York has specialized courts for domestic violence cases such as the Domestic Violence Court and Integrated Domestic Violence Court, where proceedings related to criminal law and family law takes place.
Contact an experienced and skilled criminal defense lawyer
If you or your family member is facing a domestic violence charge, it will be unwise of you not to hire a criminal defense lawyer from the law office of Reuven J. Epstein. The criminal defense lawyer will explore and investigate every defense strategy for your case. They will work hard to get the charges dismissed by investigating the case minutely.
To speak with a criminal defense attorney or if you have any questions regarding your domestic violence criminal charges in Rockland County and Orange County, call the law office of Reuven J. Epstein at 845-459-0002 / 800-579-1605 or email at email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org .