Domestic Violence / Spousal Abuse Defense
If you have been arrested or charged with domestic violence or spousal abuse and/or have been served with a restraining order, you need an experience Criminal Defense Attorney. As former Deputy District Attorneys and a Superior Court Judge, with over 50 years of experience, Thomas O’Connor, Jason Runckel and Daniel O'Malley have extensive experience handling experience handling, negotiating, and resolving Domestic Violence cases
The attorney’s at O’Connor, Runckel & O’Malley have formerly been assigned to the District Attorney’s specialized Domestic Violence unit and have handled high-profile Domestic Violence Murders. We know the system and will vigorously defend you to make sure your rights are protected.
The consequences of a Domestic Violence Conviction will vary depending upon the circumstances of each case, such as whether or not the defendant had prior charges of Domestic Violence or a history of violence, and the severity of injury to the victim. A prosecutor may file Domestic Violence charges as either a misdemeanor or a felony.
If you are charges with Domestic Violence you face the following Penalties:
- Incarceration in State Prison
- Local Jail time
- Community Service
- Criminal Protective Order Against You
- 52-Week Anger Management Course
- Mandatory Fines
If you have been arrested for domestic violence, call O’Connor, Runckel & O’Malley for an experienced attorney who will protect your rights.
The attorneys at O’Connor, Runckel & O’Malley are well known and respected throughout the legal community. From our offices in Contra Costa County, San Francsico and Sacramento, we serve clients throughout Northern California. Our experience and expertise are available to you.