/Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Orders of Protection: What You Need to Know

By |2019-04-16T19:49:21+00:00April 16th, 2019|Civil Order of Protection, Domestic Violence|

If someone has gotten a domestic violence order of protection against you, you may want to talk to an attorney – an order of protection can seriously limit the things you’re allowed to do, as well [...]

What to Say to Police if You’re Arrested for Domestic Battery

By |2019-03-12T16:42:03+00:00March 12th, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

What are you supposed to say to the police if you’re arrested for domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery? Here’s what you need to know. What to Say to Police if You’re Arrested for Domestic Battery [...]

Spousal Abuse Charges in Illinois: What You Need to Know

By |2019-01-08T00:05:56+00:00January 8th, 2019|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

Spousal abuse charges are extremely serious - and if you're convicted of a domestic violence crime, you could spend the next several years behind bars. For most people charged with spousal abuse, it makes sense to [...]

Domestic Violence Trial Questions: What Happens When You’re in Court?

By |2018-12-04T20:22:19+00:00December 4th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you're like many people accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you want to know what happens if you go to trial - what kinds of domestic violence trial questions will you face, what [...]

How Do You Defend Against He-Said, She-Said Domestic Battery Cases?

By |2018-10-10T00:28:31+00:00October 10th, 2018|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

If you’re like many people on the receiving end of domestic battery charges or aggravated domestic battery charges, there’s a little bit (or a lot) of he-said, she-said involved in your situation. In many cases, one [...]

Can Same-Sex Couples Be Charged With Domestic Battery?

By |2018-09-25T18:44:44+00:00September 25th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you’re like many people, you’re not sure whether same-sex couples can be charged with domestic battery – especially because laws have been changing quickly over the past decade. Here’s what you need to know. Can [...]

What Counts as Domestic Violence Under Illinois Law?

By |2018-08-29T00:55:35+00:00August 29th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

What counts as domestic violence in Illinois? If you’re accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you already know that these are serious charges – but what can you really be convicted of domestic violence [...]

Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence During Divorce: What to Do

By |2018-08-13T21:00:30+00:00August 14th, 2018|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Divorce, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

What if you’re falsely accused of domestic violence because you’re going through a divorce? That can be a huge problem – and it’s one you have to address immediately, because your freedom, your relationship with your [...]

Can a Domestic Violence Case Be Dismissed?

By |2018-07-17T18:26:38+00:00July 17th, 2018|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

When you’ve been accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, one of the first things you want to ask your lawyer is, “Can a domestic violence case be dismissed?” The good news is that it [...]