You never thought it would happen to you, a dispute happened and before you know it, you are arrested on domestic violence charges, booked into jail and now fighting criminal charges. What are you supposed to do now? The situation can be overwhelming, the important thing is you need to know and understand is your rights as well as the criminal court system to make the best decision. One of the best things you can do is to contact an experienced criminal defense attorney, HAMW Law.
Before going to court, make sure you have a free consultation with an attorney at HAMW Law. You will be able to discuss your situation in a confidential setting, review the facts and go over your options, so you can make an informed decision.
It is important to understand the charges that may be filed against you, what defense is available, whether there will be a plea bargain offered, and what to expect during the process.
If you are arrested for a domestic violence related charge and bond out, your next court date will likely be an arraignment. The judge will inform you of your charges and you will enter a plea of guilty or not guilty. Your presence at this hearing can be waived by your attorney.
Many people don’t realize handling criminal issues on their own can easily result in un-repairable damage. With early involvement, HAWW Law can assist with obtaining the best possible outcome.