Like all criminal charges, domestic violence is a serious allegation. Often times these allegations are false. Many attorneys will ask to simply plead and “keep it off your public record” even if the allegation is false.
Whether to go to trial or take a plea on a Domestic Violence case requires serious case analyis, time, and preparation. These cases can be notoriously hard for Prosecutors to prove. In other cases, favorable pleas to keep the matter off your public record may be available.
Domestic Violence cases can range from misdemeanor to felony cases. Barnwell Law has BEAT both misdemeanor and felony Domestic Violence cases.