Compassionate Domestic Violence Lawyers in Hartford, CT Protecting Your Rights
If you are facing a domestic violence charge, unfortunately, you are facing an uphill battle. In Connecticut, the court system tends to be biased in favor of the victim, so you need a strong legal advocate who knows the law and knows how to fight for your rights. Attorney Marc Needelman is a former prosecutor with over 35 years of experience defending the rights of his clients. His thorough understanding of the criminal justice system from an insider’s perspective helps him develop a strategic plan to establish a solid defense, get a fair trial or negotiate a fair plea bargain agreement to minimize the serious consequences as much as possible for you.
Family domestic violence issues in Connecticut
A domestic violence charge can have a lasting negative impact on the entire family. At the Law Offices of Marc N. Needelman, we have experience in domestic violence and family law, and we understand all of the issues involved in domestic violence situations, such as:
- False accusations of abuse
- Orders of protection
- Permanent restraining orders
- Limited or barred contact with your children
If you have been charged with domestic violence, you are essentially presumed guilty unless you can get a strong domestic or family violence attorney to protect your rights and work towards finding alternatives to serving jail time.
What to do if you have been charged with domestic violence
First, do not speak to the police until you have spoken to an attorney. It is vital that you contact a domestic violence attorney as soon as you have either been accused of domestic violence or notified that a restraining order (or order of protection) has been taken out against you. The advice and counsel of a knowledgeable, experienced attorney like Marc Needelman can help minimize criminal consequences and penalties as much as possible given the circumstances of your case.
Offering supportive assistance in domestic violence cases in Hartford County
At the Law Offices of Marc N. Needelman, our domestic violence attorneys have practical experience gained from working on both sides of the criminal justice system. We are dedicated to guiding our clients accused of crimes through the legal system to a fair result. To learn more about our criminal defense services, please contact our office today for a free initial consultation.