Waterford Domestic Violence Defense Attorney
Challenging Domestic Abuse Allegations & Charges
Have you been accused of any type of violence against your spouse or another family member? If so, you may find yourself facing domestic violence charges. These can change your life in a number of ways, affecting personal and professional relationships, leading to loss of custody, and even placing you at risk of imprisonment. Do not let your constitutional rights be violated due to false or unfounded allegations. Call a Waterford domestic violence defense attorney who can offer the level of criminal defense representation you need.
Representing clients across Waterford and the surrounding communities in Michigan, Attorney Roberto A. Bihar is committed to providing defense counsel focused on integrity, creativity, and results. He has handled over 1000 cases and always goes above and beyond to seek the best outcome for every client he represents.
If you have been accused of domestic violence, call (248) 291-3368 and find out how we can help.
Repercussions of a Domestic Violence Conviction
In Michigan, there are many potential repercussions that may be associated with a domestic violence conviction. It is important to understand these so you can see how crucial it is to challenge such charges with a competent attorney by your side.
- Up to 93 days in jail and/or a fine of up to $500 (first conviction)
- Up to 1 year in jail and/or a fine of up to $1,000 (second conviction)
- 2 years of probation
- Limitation or loss of child custody
A felony domestic violence conviction may result in imprisonment for up to 2 years and/or a fine of up to $5,000, as well as restitution and up to 5 years of probation. Felony charges may apply if a defendant has two or more prior domestic violence convictions on his or her record.
Protect your future and your freedom – call a Waterford criminal defense lawyer at (248) 291-3368 now!