Defense Against Assault, Battery And Domestic Violence Charges For Brevard County

A simple disagreement can quickly turn into assault and battery or a domestic violence charge. When it comes to these matters — even basic misunderstandings — law enforcement officers and prosecutors often seek the maximum penalties under the law.

If you are facing an assault, battery or domestic violence-related charge, getting an attorney is important. There are severe consequences associated with these offenses, depending on the circumstances.

Choosing Our Team To Defend Your Charges

At Cantwell & Goldman, our attorneys have years of combined legal experience. We have handled many different criminal matters involving disputes between roommates, altercations between spouses or same-sex partners or incidents involving a parent and child. We've defended charges of assault as well as domestic violence offenses involving:

  • Stalking
  • Kidnapping
  • Harassment
  • Criminal trespass
  • Restraining order violations

Defenses

When police show up, they don't always know the details of what occurred. It's possible self defense played a part if children were involved. In other situations, authorities simply have the wrong suspect or the allegations are false.

Whatever the circumstance, we have the knowledge and experience to investigate the situation and mount a rigorous defense.

Call 866-583-9129 to set up an appointment to speak with one of our lawyers. If you have a question, you can also send us an email.