Domestic Violence Crimes Lawyer in Stockton, CA
A domestic violence situation can arise in an instant and can have far-reaching and long-lasting consequences once the call to the police has been made. In a typical example, if someone is found guilty of a domestic violence battery, even if it’s only a misdemeanor, they must attend a 52 week domestic violence program which on top of everything else they have to pay for! People can end up losing their family and their home, custody of their children, etc.–results arguably out of all proportion to the actual violation.
Attorney Lance Jacot has worked with hundreds of defendants in domestic violence cases over the past ten years. If you have been charged with a domestic violence-related offense you need an attorney who has successfully tried numerous domestic violence cases, and who will make sure your rights are protected in what can be a very difficult situation for the accused.
Mr. Jacot has experience in handling all types of domestic violence-related charges including:
- Criminal Threats
- Disobeying a Court Order
- Domestic Violence Battery
- False Imprisonment
- Spousal Rape
- Violating a Restraining Order