A Simi Valley man may face domestic violence charges following his arrest last month. According to police, they responded to a domestic assault charge. As officers arrived, the suspect fled the area in his vehicle. Witnesses said the man rammed other vehicles in an attempt to escape. He also nearly hit a pedestrian.
Police pursued the man for a short distance, before stopping and arresting him. The man potentially faces charges for felony domestic violence, assault with a deadly weapon and evading police. Prosecutors have not yet filed charges against the man, who has a history of misdemeanor domestic violence dating back to 2012.
Simi Valley Domestic Violence Lawyer
When you face charges of domestic abuse, your best defense begins with hiring an experienced domestic violence lawyer. Robert Helfend has more than 30 years of experience in criminal courtroom defense. He has defended thousands of Californians accused of a variety of crimes.
Domestic abuse cases can be tricky. In many cases, the “victim” has no interest in pressing charges, or cooperating with the legal process. California law, however, can make withdrawing charges difficult. With the help of an experienced attorney, it is possible to get the charges dismissed lawfully without consequences.
Mr. Helfend does not judge his clients based on the charges against them. Instead, he works hard to get the charges against you reduced or dropped. In addition, he works to provide an excellent defense, should your case go to court.
He also manages every case personally. That means your matter won’t be handed off to a less experienced defense attorney. It also means that you’ll receive the full benefit of his experience.
Don’t assume that you can defend yourself and don’t rely on an inexperienced attorney. Your freedom and reputation are at risk. Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (805) 273-5611, (310) 456-3317 or (818) 591-2809 for an immediate consultation on your Ventura County domestic violence case.
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