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Savannah Domestic Violence Defense Attorney

Dutifully Defending the Accused

When the police are called in a domestic disturbance, they have little choice other than to arrest at least one person. If you were arrested and charged with a crime of domestic violence, your legal situation is precarious; your personal and professional reputation could be destroyed.

You could face some very serious long-term consequences, including:

  • Jail time
  • Fines
  • Court-mandated treatment programs

It is crucial that you seek the help of a skilled Savannah domestic violence attorney in the wake of such allegations. Protect yourself and your rights by retaining The Schneider Law Firm.

Contact us today at (912) 385-0854.

What Are the Types of Domestic Violence Crimes in Savannah?

There are a range of crimes that are considered domestic violence, including:

  • Physical violence
  • Economic abuse
  • Emotional abuse
  • Intimidation
  • Stalking
  • Sexual violence
  • Spousal abuse
  • Assault
  • Battery
  • Unlawful restraint
  • Criminal trespass
  • Neglect

Fighting False Accusations

Some accusations of domestic violence are false or seriously exaggerated. The alleged victim may be seeking some advantage in a divorce or could harbor ill-will toward the accused.

If you are being targeted with false allegations, you must retain the services of an aggressive and dependable criminal defense attorney before your case moves any further. At The Schneider Law Firm, we act fast to build a strong defense strategy for our clients. We understand the profound impact that effective representation can have on your case and your life. The sooner our Savannah domestic violence lawyers get involved in your defense, the better off you will be.

What Are the Penalties for Domestic Violence in Georgia?

Penalties for family violence are based on the extent of the victim’s injury. Since domestic violence crimes are those committed against people who share a close relationship, there are many situations that could lead to criminal charges for a domestic violence crime.

If convicted, you could be facing:

  • Up to 1 year in jail and $1,000 in fines for simple battery (misdemeanor)
  • Up to 5 years in jail and up to $10,000 in fines for felony aggravated battery

Connect with The Schneider Law Firm Today

At The Schneider Law Firm, our job is to analyze every detail and determine the best course of action for your defense. As a former prosecutor, Attorney Cris Schneider has significant insight into the criminal justice process and knows how to craft an effective defense strategy. Whether you are innocent or guilty, you have rights as a defendant.

Call us today at (912) 385-0854 if you are looking for aggressive defense counsel in Savannah.

Why Hire The Schneider Law Firm?

  • Misdemeanor & Felony Charges

    No matter high how the stakes may be, there is nothing that our DUI defense attorneys cannot handle.

  • Client Satisfaction

    We work tirelessly to ensure that we are able to secure the most favorable outcome in every case.

  • Former Prosecutor

    Working as a prosecutor gave Attorney Schneider valuable insight into how to develop and prosecute cases.

  • Trial Attorney

    Our seasoned attorney has handled 100's of trials. His knowledge and experience have proven to be successful in the courtroom.

Real Client Experiences

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Results That Matter

  • Charges Reduced DUI Refusal
  • Not Guilty Simple Battery
  • Not Guilty Party to a Crime/ Armed Robbery
  • 10 Best
  • Avvo 10
  • Premeir DUI
  • Team DUI
  • Top 100

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