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While domestic violence is a criminal offense that can be prosecuted in criminal court, it often overlaps with family law and can have far-reaching consequences on one’s family legal matters. It is important that you consult with an experienced lawyer about how domestic violence can affect you and your children. Whether you are a victim of domestic violence and need protection, or you have been charged and want to protect your future, call Gillett Law. A San Luis Obispo domestic violence lawyer can discuss your case and represent you throughout your legal matter.
Acts of domestic violence can include:
If you are a victim of domestic violence, our law firm can help you seek protective order to keep the abuser away from you and your family. We can guide you through the application process, help you prepare for court hearings, and advise you on how these matters can affect a divorce or custody case. Throughout the process, we’ll be by your side, protecting you from harm’s way.
How can protective orders help you?
Domestic violence is a serious and devistating event in one's life. Don't go through it alone. Reach out to us so we can give you straightforward and honest advice.
There are always two sides to every story, and it certainly applies to domestic violence cases. It is not uncommon for divorcing couples to use domestic violence to gain leverage in custody or divorce proceedings. Because we believe so strongly in protecting people who are victims of domestic violence, we fight very hard against those who use the law inappropriately. We recognize the complexities of these issues and can defend you in family and criminal courts.
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