If the police are called to the scene of a domestic dispute in Nevada, someone is likely to face formal charges. If that person was you, it is important to seek out the assistance of a lawyer who is experienced in defending people charged with domestic violence.
The attorneys of Bellon & Maningo, Ltd., in Las Vegas, vigorously defend clients in cases involving spousal battery, domestic violence and violation of restraining orders. You can rely on them to pursue the best possible result in your case, even if that means taking it to trial.
The possible sentences for domestic violence conviction escalate from probation to prison time. Conviction on a third offense includes mandatory incarceration.
A conviction on a domestic violence charge carries serious, life-long consequences even after you pay your fine or serve your sentence. If convicted, you may lose your right to own or possess firearms and a conviction could be used against you in child custody matters.