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Violent Crimes

Domestic Violence

West Palm Beach Domestic Violence Defense Attorney — (561) 902-1122

Domestic violence charges are a serious matter, and they require a serious defense strategy. You need a strong, diligent, and experienced West Palm Beach domestic violence attorney who will work tirelessly to protect your rights and your reputation. You need Attorney Greg Rosenfeld.

With more than 40 criminal cases taken to trial under his belt and hundreds of satisfied clients, Attorney Greg Rosenfeld can take on your case, no matter how big or small, with the confidence you want in your corner. Don’t risk your future with a less qualified attorney or by facing charges alone. Let him take on the court system and navigate the legal process for you, placing your worries in his hands and off your shoulders.

Contact his firm at (561) 902-1122 to schedule a free consultation.

What Is Considered Domestic Violence?

In Florida, domestic violence is an act of violence, or threat of violence, by a family or household member.

Examples of behavior that can constitute domestic violence may include:

  • Assault or aggravated assault
  • Battery or aggravated battery
  • Sexual assault or sexual battery
  • Stalking or aggravated stalking
  • False imprisonment
  • Kidnapping
  • Any criminal offense resulting in physical injury or death

Domestic violence charges are often the result of a misunderstanding, miscommunication, or misinterpretation. No one knows the truth of a situation except for the people involved, and even then, stories can differ. You need someone on your side who understands that things are not what people assume they are, someone you can trust to have your best interest at heart.

Defenses Against Domestic Violence Charges

There are several possible defenses to domestic violence charges. Attorney Greg Rosenfeld can review your case, examine evidence, review possible prosecution avenues, and strategize counter offenses.

Your defense’s goal is to prove one or more of the following:

  • No crime occurred through factual defenses.
  • You acted in self-defense.
  • You acted out of protection for a child or another family member.
  • You had legal justification for your actions.
  • Your defense is founded on constitutional grounds.

It’s your defense’s job to determine which avenue is applicable and the subsequent plan of action in the courtroom. Your satisfaction with Attorney Rosenfeld’s effort during your case is of the utmost importance and he has faith that his representation will not disappoint.

Domestic Violence Conviction: The Penalties

If you are convicted of a domestic violence charge, depending on the specifics and severity, your charges can include jail time, fines, probation, and batterer classes. In addition, you will likely face a tarnished reputation, possible loss of employment and livelihood, and estrangement from family and friends. Unfortunately, like some other criminal charges, domestic violence convictions often result in a lifetime of judgement and concern in future relationships about your assumed violent tendencies. It pays to fight these charges in the most persistent way possible.

You may be facing the following legal penalties:

  • Minimum of one year of probation
  • Maximum of one year in jail
  • Minimum of one five days in jail if crime involved an injury
  • Maximum fine of $1,000
  • Enrollment in and mandatory attendance in the 29 week Batterer’s Intervention Program
  • Revocation of concealed carry permit

Your First Line of Defense for Domestic Violence Charges

A sound defense against domestic violence charges is critical in retaining your rights and freedom. Regardless of your charge’s severity, a conviction can significantly impact your life. You need defense by a practiced, aggressive attorney who will be relentless in the pursuit of the resolution you deserve. Make Attorney Greg Rosenfeld an ally in your domestic violence case in West Palm Beach. Your freedom may depend on it.

Contact his office ASAP to discuss your charges at (561) 902-1122.

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    “After 3 probation violations I was facing a minimum of 20 months in prison. At my first appearance, I witness Greg get one of his clients out of jail and trust me, his record and charges were outrageous. Naturally, I asked him for Greg's contact. I'm writing this review because Greg I was released from custody and was able to modify my probation to terms that makes sense! Not to mention, he somehow got me a withheld adjudication. In over 5 years on probation I've never had a lawyer fight for me so hard. Greg goes to war for his clients.”

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