Defense in a Domestic Violence Protection Order Case
The Law Offices of Deborah Alexander Attorney at Law PLLC defend those individuals who are named as Respondents in Protection Order cases alleging Domestic Violence in Seattle, King County, Redmond, Bellevue, Snohomish County and throughout Western Washington. “Domestic Violence” is defined as physical harm, bodily injury, assault, the imposition of fear of imminent physical harm, sexual assault, or stalking. RCW 26.50.070 governs this statute. The parties incorporated under the Domestic violence statute are “Family or household members” including: Spouses and former spouses, a parent of a child, adults related by blood or marriage, persons 16 years or older who have dated or resided together, and persons with a biological or legal parent-child relationship, such as step parents or grandparents.
The Law Offices of Deborah Alexander Attorney at Law, PLLC will vigorously defend those accused of domestic violence in municipal courts, districts courts and in King County Superior Court, Snohomish County Superior Court and most other courts throughout Western Washington. It is important to hire an experienced attorney such as Deborah Alexander since your freedom and many liberties are at stake. Often times in domestic violence cases, a no contact order is requested and issued. Restrictions can be placed upon the accused freedoms by prohibiting being within a certain distance from another, prohibiting the sharing of a residence with another, restricting the distance from specific locations, and the surrendering of certain weapons. Also at risk is the ability to maintain relationships with loved ones if restrictions of contact are imposed for an extended period of time. The Law Offices of Deborah Alexander Attorney at Law, PLLC will provide you with a vigorous defense to preserve your freedoms, relationships and provide you with the resources you may need to prevail in your case.