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Englewood Domestic Violence Lawyer

Defense For Domestic Violence Charges Throughout Bergen County

Domestic abuse cases are rife with emotional elements. Bergen County domestic violence attorney Alan M. Liebowitz gets to the facts of the case and aggressively protects your rights. With so much at stake, you need experienced legal representation.

The mere accusation of domestic abuse can carry severe consequences such as entry on a national registry. A restraining order will take you away from the family home. Immediate legal help is crucial.

If you are facing charges, contact Mr. Liebowitz online or call (201) 340-9338 to schedule an appointment to discuss your situation with our Englewood domestic violence lawyer.

Accusations of Domestic Violence Require Immediate Action

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Clients who are dating, cohabitating or married will come to the law office of Alan M. Liebowitz, Esq., LLC after a restraining order has been entered by a police officer or municipal judge. This is a common step following an alleged domestic abuse incident. The severe limitations set forth by the restraining order, coupled with the inability to stay in your home, mean you should take action to defend yourself as soon as possible.

What is Domestic Violence in New Jersey?

Under New Jersey law, domestic violence is when a specific crime is committed against a person that falls under the state’s definition of a domestic violence victim. The crimes that can be considered domestic violence in these circumstances include:

  • Assault
  • Kidnapping
  • Homicide
  • Terroristic threats
  • Sexual assault
  • Criminal restraint
  • Burglary
  • False imprisonment
  • Lewdness
  • Criminal sexual contact
  • Harassment
  • Criminal mischief
  • Stalking
  • Criminal trespass

Abusing the Legal System During Divorce

Far too many times, restraining orders are tied into a family law case. When a couple is in the process of divorcing, one spouse may make an accusation of domestic violence in an effort to gain the upper hand in custody or support proceedings. Abuse of the system should not be tolerated, and Englewood domestic violence attorney Alan M. Liebowitz bring such facts to the attention of the court. You have rights. Attorney Liebowitz works diligently to protect them.

Contact a Englewood Domestic Violence Attorney

Do not hesitate to get experienced legal help when you have been accused of domestic abuse. Alan M. Liebowitz, Esq., LLC offers free initial consultations, return phone calls promptly and are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our offices are conveniently located near the George Washington Bridge and the Lincoln Tunnel. Se habla español.

Facing domestic violence charges? Call our Englewood domestic violence attorney at (201) 340-9338 today!