Q: Can I get a lawyer when pressing charges for domestic violence?
I pressed charges on my ex last weekend for domestic violence, can I get a lawyer to represent me in this?
A: Yes. In Michigan there is essentially a no tolerance stance when the police are called to a domestic violence incident and more often than not someone is going to jail and getting charged. Depending on your story and what outcome you wish to have would make it necessary for you to hire a experienced criminal defense attorney that will seek to achieve your desired outcome. If you have further questions and would like to discuss the case in confidence feel free to reach out and we can schedule a call or a free consultation to further examine your case and give you sound legal advice.
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