Jackson, MS Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer
Proven Experience & Results Defending the Accused
A domestic violence conviction can have broad implications on many areas of your life. From negatively affecting job prospects and your immigration status, to jeopardizing your child custody and divorce cases, your personal and professional relationships are all at stake. Even a simple allegation that does not result in a conviction can have damaging effects on your reputation. Whether you have been accused or already charged, contact the Eichelberger Law Firm, PLLC. We have a team of dedicated, experienced Jackson, MS domestic violence defense attorneys who can skillfully defend you in local, state or federal criminal courts across Mississippi.
Why choose our criminal defense team?
- 24+ years of combined legal experience
- Unique strategies based on your circumstances
- Thousands of cases handled
- Recognized by top legal organizations – AV® Preeminent Rating™ by Martindale-Hubbell®, SuperLawyers® and Avvo 10.0 Superb Rating
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Types of Domestic Violence Charges in Mississippi
In Mississippi, domestic violence allegations can encompass a wide range of acts against domestic partners, family members, and household members.
Acts that can be charged as domestic violence:
- Property damage
- False imprisonment
- Sexual assault/battery
Mississippi Penalties for Domestic Violence
Domestic violence penalties vary depending on the severity of the offense, one’s criminal history, injuries sustained by the victim, and other aggravating or mitigating circumstances.
The penalties can include a combination of monetary fines, imprisonment, restitution, probation, mandatory treatment programs, and other penalties.
In addition to the criminal penalties, domestic violence convictions can limit job opportunities, housing options, affect one’s immigration status, and damage one’s personal and professional reputation.
Working Diligently to Prepare Each Defense
Our Jackson, MS criminal defense attorneys understand what is at stake and what you stand to lose. At our law office, we meticulously review evidence and your unique circumstances to help you build an effective and strong defense. We also work hard to help you minimize the negative effects of your criminal charge so you can move forward with your life.
Start with your free, no-cost consultation today by calling (601) 509-2050 or emailing us.