New York City Domestic Violence Attorney
Facing charges? Trust our firm with your case!
Domestic violence charges are common and, unfortunately, often entirely
unfounded. A heated quarrel can leave one party so upset that they call
the police and things quickly escalate into a case of "he said, she
said." Without the right legal counsel, you may find it difficult
to disprove the allegations held against you.
Our firm has more than six decades of legal experience. We understand the
serious impact that domestic violence charges can have on your future
and are here to pursue the most optimistic outcome possible. When you
retain a New York City domestic violence attorney from our team, you can
rest assured that we will go above and beyond when fighting your charges.
How is domestic violence classified?
According to the law in New York, domestic violence is a term that is used
to describe any type of abuse that takes place between two or more people
that share a personal relationship—which could include abusive action
against a spouse, a child, or even a roommate. Although this most commonly
refers to bouts of physical violence, domestic violence can take shape
in a variety of different ways.
The five most common forms of domestic violence are:
The penalties for domestic violence offenses are serious and can include
time in prison, heavy fines, and restitution to the victim. Those who
are convicted of this crime can find it difficult to obtain future employment,
apply for loans, and repair broken relationships.
Many times, domestic violence charges can be inflated or entirely fabricated.
At the Law Offices of Daniel A. Hochheiser, we truly understand how to
challenge unsubstantiated allegations. We have the experience and dedication
needed to uphold your rights in court. We make it a priority to enhance
your chances of obtaining a positive outcome.
Contact our firm today to
schedule your free consultation.
We are available 24/7 and we accept cases throughout Scarsdale, Westchester,
Bronx, and Manhattan.