Michigan Domestic Violence Attorney
Domestic violence is a serious matter that impacts many families throughout Michigan and the United States. However, not every allegation of domestic violence is valid. The state must prove each element required for a conviction of domestic violence before you can be found guilty and sentenced to jail and/or forced to pay a fine. If you are facing a criminal charge, you need to consult with attorneys who understand the elements required to prove domestic violence in Michigan and the best ways to fight the evidence presented by the prosecution. Call 517-347-6900 to schedule a free legal consultation with an experienced criminal defense lawyer.
Domestic Violence Charges in Michigan
Domestic assault and battery charges fall under the same code section for assault and battery. The difference is not the actions that were taken or the injury inflicted, but the person who is the victim in the case. For a charge of domestic assault or battery to be filed against you, the victim must be related to you in one of the following ways: