What to Tell Your Domestic Battery Defense Lawyer

By | 2017-11-14T18:01:27+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Domestic Battery, False Accusations of Domestic Violence|

Being falsely accused of domestic battery is incredibly serious – and if you’re convicted, you could spend time in jail. (Things could get even worse if you’re accused of aggravated domestic battery.) For most people, it [...]

Blood-Related Family Members and Domestic Battery

By | 2017-10-17T17:46:43+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Domestic Battery|

If you’re involved in a battery incident with a blood-related family member, you could be found guilty of domestic battery. Domestic Battery and Blood-Related Family Members In order for prosecutors to accuse you of domestic battery, [...]

What is the Penalty for Domestic Battery in Illinois?

By | 2017-10-03T14:20:50+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery|

If you’re convicted of domestic battery in Illinois, you’re looking at some serious penalties – even if it’s your first offense. Domestic Battery Overview There are actually two classifications for this type of crime in Illinois: [...]

What is Criminal Domestic Violence?

By | 2017-09-19T14:44:41+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

Criminal domestic violence is an umbrella term that covers domestic battery and aggravated domestic battery. Both of those crimes can lead to an order of protection against you, jail time, and other serious penalties. What is [...]

What to Talk About During Your Free Consultation With a Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer

By | 2017-09-05T14:59:39+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Civil Order of Protection, Domestic Battery|

When you’re accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery—or when someone takes out an order of protection against you—you need to talk to a domestic violence defense lawyer as soon as possible. That’s true whether [...]

Can a Domestic Battery Case Be Dismissed in Chicago?

By | 2017-08-21T13:24:21+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Domestic Battery|

If you’re accused of domestic battery or aggravated domestic battery, you need to know that there are several possible outcomes for your case. The court could find you guilty, determine that you’re not guilty, or dismiss [...]

What to Do if You’re a Man Falsely Accused of Domestic Violence

By | 2017-07-24T17:38:49+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Aggravated Domestic Battery, Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

If you’re a man falsely accused of domestic violence, you need help—but where are you supposed to turn? Who’s going to believe that the accusations are completely false, or that you were simply defending yourself in [...]

Defending Against Domestic Battery and Aggravated Domestic Battery Charges

By | 2017-06-26T15:10:42+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Domestic Battery, Domestic Violence|

When you’re accused of any type of domestic violence offense, you may find it helpful to get in touch with a Chicago domestic battery defense attorney as soon as possible. Your lawyer will be able to [...]