Domestic Violence Attorney in Riverside, CA

If you are charged with Domestic Violence the consequences can be serious and long-lasting. You face losing not only your freedom, but, in some cases, your family. "Domestic Violence" charges can stem from cases involving physical or sexual abuse or cases that involve no violence whatsoever. Cases involving stalking or verbal threats can also be characterized as "Domestic Violence" if they involve someone with whom you had a relationship.

If you have been charged with domestic violence and want to know your options call Joshua J. Hanks today at 951-215-4217 or contact me online to set up a free initial consultation.

Examples Of Behavior That May Be Considered Domestic Violence:

  • Pushing, hitting, kicking, slapping, grabbing, or any other unwanted physical contact
  • Threats
  • Stalking
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Violating a restraining order

Examples Of Relationships Which Are Considered "Domestic":

  • Your spouse
  • Your ex-spouse
  • Someone you live with
  • Someone you are dating
  • Someone you used to date
  • Someone you have a child with

Punishment For Domestic Violence:

  • Probation
  • Jail or Prison time
  • Work Release or Community Service
  • 52 week Domestic Violence Class
  • Anger Management Classes
  • Criminal Protective Order which will prevent you having contact with the alleged victim and possibly other members of your family
  • Fines and Fees