Domestic Violence

Seattle Domestic Violence Attorney

Protecting CLients From Domestic Violence in Washington State

At Wakefield Legal, our domestic violence lawyers in Seattle can represent victims of abuse and defend against accusations of domestic violence. We understand both ends of the legal spectrum, and we work to protect our clients. Discuss your situation with our dedicated team.

Have you suffered from domestic violence? Call Wakefield Legal today at (206) 966-6933 or contact us online to schedule a consultation with our domestic violence lawyers in Seattle.

what does an order of protection do?

If you are being abused by a spouse or a family member, we can help you obtain a protection order. This is a civil order that can be obtained from the Family Law Court. Our Seattle, domestic violence attorneys can help you fill out the paperwork, file it, and help you prepare for your hearing with a judge.

A protection order can help with the following:

  • Prohibit the abuser from threatening or harassing you
  • Prohibit the abuser from entering your home
  • Give you temporary custody of children
  • Order the abuser to attend counseling

If you need an emergency order or need help enforcing an order that has been violated, our domestic violence lawyers in Seattle are ready to protect you.

Defending Charges of Domestic Violence in Seattle, Washington

At our firm, we often see many cases in which criminal defense overlap with family law. Domestic violence is one of these issues, and as domestic violence attorneys in Seattle who are well-versed in criminal law, we understand the impact that a domestic violence charge can have on your future. In addition to criminal penalties, your custody rights may be compromised.

Contact Our Domestic Violence Lawyers Today

Whether you have been falsely accused or you feel the charges are exaggerated, our team can help you resolve your charges in the best possible manner. Our goal is to protect you from maximum penalties of the law and safeguard your reputation.

Our domestic violence attorneys in Seattle understand the delicate nature of domestic violence cases. We are here and respond promptly to communication with our clients.

Contact Wakefield Legal today to speak with our Seattle domestic violence attorney.