Fairfield Domestic Violence Attorney
Get a Criminal Attorney in Solano County on Your Side
California takes charges of domestic violence very seriously. If convicted
of one of these crimes, whether a misdemeanor or felony, you could be
facing significant time in jail or prison, costly fines, and even the
loss of your rights as a parent. In addition to these more immediate penalties,
having a conviction on your permanent criminal record will damage your
reputation, cause strains and breaks with personal relationships, and
affect your ability to maintain your current job or find employment in
the future. With so much at stake, it should go without saying that having
an experienced Fairfield domestic violence lawyer represent you is an
We defend domestic violence cases in Contra Costa County, Fairfield County,
Napa County, and Solano County.
Individuals can be charged with domestic violence when they commit an act
of physical abuse against a:
- Former spouse
- Former cohabitant
- Parent with whom the individual has a child
- Partner in a dating relationship
Diligently Investigating Every Detail of Your Case
At Maher & Chikhani A Professional Law Corporation, we are fully aware
that, just because you have been charged with the crime of domestic violence,
this does not mean you are guilty. The situations that lead to domestic
violence charges often involve tense moments and emotions that are running
high, and claims that may be exaggerated or even false. We are also fully
aware that divorce, break-ups, infidelity, and child custody disputes
are a major factor in evaluating the evidence and the credibility of your accuser.
Our Napa County defense attorneys want to help you tell your side of the
story to the prosecutor and to the court. Our firm is dedicated to fully
investigating every aspect of your specific case in order to find inconsistencies
in witness statements and help you determine whether your accusations
were a result of an ulterior motive.
Working Tirelessly Towards the Result You Need
more than 100 jury trials under our belt, our attorney is never afraid to push a case to trial if
negotiations fail or if we believe it will lead to a better end result.
As an accomplished trial lawyer, Mr. Maher is known as one of the most
leading criminal defense advocates in the community. You can count on
us to provide the aggressive representation you deserve, handle your case
thoroughly from start to finish, and work tirelessly towards the result you need.