Chester County PFA Attorney
Chester County PFA (Protection from Abuse)
Are you facing criminal charges or arrest or have you been served with a Protection from abuse (PFA) order in Chester County? Then speak to a Pennsylvania defense lawyer at Ciccarelli Law Offices to defend your rights when facing a domestic violence charges, restraining order or Protection from abuse.
A domestic abuse victim may file a protection from abuse (PFA) order to compel the alleged abuser to leave the home and refrain from further contact for up to 18 months. Even if the house is owned or rented in the name of the alleged abuser, the PFA allows the alleged victim to remain in the home. Learn how to file a PFA against your partner who harmed you or threatened harm — or how to fight a PFA that is under false pretenses in Chester County. A Protection from Abuse order can affect the possession of a jointly occupied residence as well as the custody and support of minor children. We recommends that both the alleged victim and the alleged perpetrator have legal representation at any PFA proceeding.
We represent spouses and domestic partners accused of assault, abuse, hitting or harming their significant offers. Our Chester County practice provides legal advice and assistance to individuals who have been victimized by the mental, verbal and physical abuse of their significant other, husband, wife, boyfriend, girlfriend or same-sex partner.
Seek a Team of Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyers
While there are no guarantees in criminal defense law, understanding your rights and the legal options available to you can improve your chances when defending yourself from all types of PFA offenses in Chester County. As a criminal defense attorney with years of experience in our criminal justice system, I understand how to negotiate with the court, how to identify questionable police conduct and suspicious testimony, and prevent clients from making certain kinds of mistakes.
You also need Chester County criminal lawyers both passionate in what they do and compassionate in their treatment of their clients. You deserve a Pennsylvania criminal defense lawyer that is available when you need him, treats you with respect, and protects your rights vigorously. We make your choice all the clearer fighting for clients throughout Chester County. For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced Pennsylvania criminal defense lawyer, contact us at (610) 692-8700.