Domestic Violence & Violation of Injunction Orders
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense Attorney Miguel Fernández
The Law Office of Miguel C. Fernández III, P.A. is a Fort Myers criminal defense private practice that will give you the aggressive and skilled defense that you need if accused of a Domestic Violence or Violation of Injunction court charge. If you have been arrested for one of these charges, a criminal defense lawyer is a necessity to help you to preserve your reputation, your freedom, and your future opportunities concerning employment and more.
A violation of injunction against repeat violence (a restraining order) can be a red flag to future employers. That, along with a domestic violence charge, will cause employers to possibly avoid hiring you and it could even cause your existing employer to terminate your employment. That is why you need Attorney Fernández on your side. He can fight for you to ensure that you get the fairest treatment possible in the court system.
In addition to future employment obstacles, you could have to serve jail time. In Florida, the law states that domestic violence is to be treated as a criminal matter, rather than a private matter. If you are convicted of a misdemeanor you could get up to 1 year in jail and, depending on the charge, if you are convicted of a felony, you could get sentenced up to 15 years in prison and could be forced into a treatment program. In addition, a domestic violence charge can affect child custody issues. The potentially dire consequences of a domestic violence charge require that you retain a competent criminal defense lawyer who will fight aggressively for your rights.
As an experienced criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Fernández will zealously fight for you in the courtroom. Attorney Fernández has over 25 years of experience defending against domestic violence cases that will translate into a knowledgeable and skilled defense for you and your case. Attorney Fernández will investigate the allegations against you, prepare your defense and will do everything possible to restore your life.
If you speak Spanish, that is not a problem for Attorney Fernández. Attorney Fernández speaks both Spanish and English to ensure that you are represented fairly in the Florida court system. With this Fort Myers attorney, you will get the customer service and the confident and dedicated defense that you want and need when facing a criminal charge like domestic violence or violation of an injunction order. Call the office at (239) 337-0123 today to set up your free consultation.