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Birmingham, Alabama and Surrounding Areas Domestic Violence Defense Attorneys



Your Pending Domestic Violence Charges

Domestic charges in Birmingham, Alabama are serious and can have life-altering and lasting consequences if convicted. You could face jail time, lose your job, security clearance and be unable to carry a firearm in the future.

If you have been charged with Domestic Violence in Birmingham or any of the surrounding areas, call an experienced Birmingham Domestic Violence Defense Attorneys at (866) 348-2889 today. Don't wait - call now!

Uncertain as to the Future

Right now you are uncertain what the future may bring or what punishment you may face. You are also likely dealing with issues related to the no contact ordered as a condition of your bond. This whole situation may have been a big misunderstanding and you want to return to your marriage or relationship as soon as possible. Call the lawyers at
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What We Can Do For You

We help hundreds and hundreds of clients each and every year in defending criminal charges, both misdemeanors and felony cases. We know what works and we have a very methodical process and approach that we use. The Lawyers and Staff at BirminghamAlabamaDomesticViolenceAttorney.com will work with you to prepare a proactive plan to fight your case and give you the best chance of resolving your case with a favorable outcome. Our advice is never to just enter a plea of guilty to your charge without proper legal counsel and without a thorough and sifting investigation of the evidence against gained through the discovery process.

Our focus is always on getting your case Domestic Violence Case dismissed or your sentence altered or reduced by using a methodical process and defense strategies. If you have been charged with Domestic Violence you should contact an aggressive Alabama Domestic Abuse Defense Attorney at BirminghamAlabamaDomesticViolenceAttorney.com.

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What You Need to Do Next

If you have been charged with Domestic Violence in Alabama you need to seek the representation of an experienced Alabama Domestic and Spousal Abuse Defense Lawyer. Call the Lawyers at BirminghamAlabamaDomesticViolenceAttorney.com today to discuss your domestic violence case. The prosecuting agency many times will file charges against you, even if the other party in the alleged abuse decides not to file charges. Depending on many, many factors, a domestic violence incident may result in either a Felony or Misdemeanor charge against you.

If you are convicted of Birmingham, Alabama Domestic Violence, punishment may include jail time, fines, costs, probation, counseling, anger management programs, and will impact your ability to possess or purchase a firearm. Your freedom and reputation are in jeopardy when you are accused of any type of violence or abuse.

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Ala. Code 13A-6-130. Domestic violence in the first degree.

(a) A person commits the crime of domestic violence in the first degree if the person commits the crime of assault in the first degree pursuant to Section 13A-6-20, and the victim is a current or former spouse, parent, child, any person with whom the defendant has a child in common, a present or former household member, or a person who has or had a dating or engagement relationship with the defendant. Domestic violence in the first degree is a Class A felony, except that the defendant shall serve a minimum term of imprisonment of one year without consideration of probation, parole, good time credits, or any other reduction in time for any second or subsequent conviction under this subsection.

(b) The minimum term of imprisonment imposed under subsection (a) shall be double without consideration of probation, parole, good time credits, or any reduction in time if a defendant willfully violates a protection order issued by a court of competent jurisdiction and in the process of violating the order commits domestic violence in the first degree.

Ala. Code 13A-6-131. Domestic violence in the second degree.

(a) A person commits the crime of domestic violence in the second degree if the person commits the crime of assault in the second degree pursuant to Section 13A-6-21, and the victim is a current or former spouse, parent, child, any person with whom the defendant has a child in common, a present or former household member, or a person who has or had a dating or engagement relationship with the defendant. Domestic violence in the second degree is a Class B felony, except the defendant shall serve a minimum term of imprisonment of six months without consideration of probation, parole, good time credits, or any reduction in time for any second or subsequent conviction under this subsection.

(b) The minimum term of imprisonment imposed under subsection (a) shall be double without consideration of probation, parole, good time credits, or any reduction in time if a defendant willfully violates a protection order issued by a court of competent jurisdiction and in the process of violating the order commits domestic violence in the second degree.

Ala. Code 13A-6-132. Domestic violence in the third degree.

(a) A person commits domestic violence in the third degree if the person commits the crime of assault in the third degree pursuant to Section 13A-6-22; the crime of menacing pursuant to Section 13A-6-23; the crime of reckless endangerment pursuant to Section 13A-6-24; the crime of criminal coercion pursuant to Section 13A-6-25; or the crime of harassment pursuant to subsection (a) of Section 13A-11-8; and the victim is a current or former spouse, parent, child, any person with whom the defendant has a child in common, a present or former household member, or a person who has or had a dating or engagement relationship with the defendant. Domestic violence in the third degree is a Class A misdemeanor, except the defendant shall serve a minimum term of imprisonment of 48 hours in a city or county jail or detention facility without consideration of reduction in time for any second or subsequent conviction under this subsection.

(b) The minimum term of imprisonment imposed under subsection (a) shall be double without consideration of reduction in time if a defendant willfully violates a protection order issued by a court of competent jurisdiction and in the process of violating the order commits domestic violence in the third degree.



The Lawyers at BirminghamAlabamaDomesticViolenceAttorney.com handle Domestic Violence, Spousal Abuse, Harassment, Assault charges and other relates Criminal cases for out-of-state clients and residents of Alabama, throughout Alabama and the Birmingham area including the cities and counties listed below including clients in Jefferson County, Adamsville, Bessemer, Birmingham, Brighton, Center Point , Chalkville , Clay, Fairfield, Forestdale , Fultondale, Gardendale, Graysville, Homewood, Hoover, Hueytown, Irondale, Kimberly, Leeds, Midfield, Morris, Mount Olive, Mountain Brook, Pinson, Pleasant Grove, Tarrant, Trussville, Vestavia Hills, Warrior, Alabaster, Shelby County, Calera, Chelsea, Columbiana, Harpersville, Helena, Montevallo, Pelham, Vincent, Wilsonville, Argo, St. Clair County, Ashville, Branchville, Margaret, Moody, Odenville, Pell City, Riverside, Springville, Steele, Blount County, Blountsville, Cleveland, Hayden, Locust Fork, Oneonta, Snead, Susan Moore, Walker County, Carbon Hill, Cordova, Dora, Jasper, Oakman, Parrish, and Sumiton.


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