Some criminal charges have a very personal element to them. These charges include domestic violence and rape. We know that when you face criminal charges that bring your personal life into the criminal justice process, it can be very difficult. We are here to help you to learn about what legal concepts might affect your case.
We know that having to get into the intimate details of your life is troubling, especially when you are facing criminal charges that might be based on the accusations of someone you love. While you are going through the process of dealing with the charges against you, it is possible that you will also have to deal with the reality that you can't be around your loved one. In some cases, you might not even be able to go home because of a restraining order.
If your loved one is accusing you of rape or sexual assault, you are facing a very difficult time. You could be facing serious sex-related charges that can impact the rest of your life. This is especially true if you are convicted and required to register as a sex offender.
When you are facing criminal charges for crimes like domestic violence and rape, you should begin working on your defense right away. You can't sit back and think that things will be resolved on their own.
We can help you to learn what you need to know about going through the criminal justice system. If you are considering plea arrangements, we can help you to learn how those might affect you. We can also help you get your defense ready for a trial in case it moves forward to that point.