If you have been accused of domestic abuse it is important that you act quickly to hire Michael Lamson, criminal defense lawyer, in your defense. In cases of domestic abuse things can happen very quickly and in short order your life can be turned upside down. Domestic abuse charges are serious and you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer to defend you in the legal process.
According to Texas law, domestic violence is defined as “an act by a member of a family or household against another member of the family or household that is intended to result in physical harm, bodily injury, assault, or sexual assault or that is a threat that reasonably places the member in fear of imminent physical harm, bodily injury, assault, or sexual assault, but does not include defensive measures to protect oneself.” Tex. Fam. Code § 71.004.
In cases of domestic abuse, you can be charged with a misdemeanor or a felony, based on the severity of the bodily injury or assault that has taken place. These types of cases are complex and require thorough investigation, witnesses and evidence presented to the courts by a competent criminal defense lawyer. Michael Lamson has been practicing criminal defense law for over 30 years and has the experience and knowledge to help you in this stressful and life-altering time. Call Michael Lamson immediately to discuss, in confidence, the details of your domestic violence case.