Domestic Violence Attorney in Long Beach
Accused of Family Violence? Call (562) 888-9148 for Defense Now!
less than 1% of all attorneys are
certified criminal law specialists—our firm has one of them. If you have been arrested for domestic violence, we know how to help you.
Our defense team brings
40+ years of collective experience in criminal defense to the table. Don’t hesitate to
contact us today to learn how we may be able to protect your rights and clear your name!
We know that facing allegations of domestic violence can be an extremely
difficult experience. You are likely facing legal action that can make
life frustrating and confusing. The consequences of a conviction related
to domestic violence can lead to heavy fines, time in jail, and a permanent
mark on your criminal record. You deserve high-quality defense of your
At Peacock & Le Beau, we have successfully handled 1,000+ criminal
defense cases in Southern California.
Discover how we can assert your legal rights next when you call us for your
FREE case review!
Take Immediate Action After a Domestic Violence Arrest
By nature, incidents of domestic violence are emotionally charged. Because
defendants and alleged victims typically live together, police almost
always make an arrest when responding to a complaint in order to ensure
everyone's safety. This does not, however, mean that the police arrest
the right person. As with any
violent crime accusation, is possible your arrest was the result of a misunderstanding.
Police may be acting on information from a third-party complaint, and
the victim may have no intention of pressing charges. What may have started
as an argument or a misunderstanding can easily turn into a serious legal
situation. You need to
know your legal options now before matters progress further!
Handling Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
restraining order is one of the most immediate legal actions that can be taken in a case
of domestic violence. If you are facing a restraining order currently,
it is vital that you abide by the order and avoid violating it at all
costs. Regardless of whether or not you think the order is fair, restraining
order violations carry heavy consequences. If you are seeking to reconcile
with the individual or respond to the provisions of the order, take legal
action with our Long Beach criminal lawyer at your side.
Restraining orders can legally do any of the following:
- Prohibit you from contacting the other person
- Prohibit you from going near the other person
- Order you to move out of a shared home
- Order you to pay specific bills and payments
- Order you to release/return specific property
- Award temporary custody and support to the other parent
Remember, individuals who violate the terms of a restraining order may
be held in contempt of court. This often results in an arrest, additional
fines, and jail time on top of the punishments they may face from a domestic
Free Consultation with Us Immediately—Call (562) 888-9148
If you are dealing with domestic violence charges, our legal team offers
the strong defense you need to challenge these accusations and protect
your rights in court. Not only do we have
decades of criminal defense experience to our name, but we have been recognized time and again for our expertise.
In fact, both of our domestic violence defense lawyers have been nominated to the
California Super Lawyers® list. When you need expert
criminal defense in Long Beach, L.A. County, or anywhere else in Southern California, you can depend on the
Law Office of Peacock & Le Beau.
Don’t delay—Your future is on the line!
Contact our dedicated firm today to start your defense.