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Have you been accused of child abuse or spousal abuse?

Do you need a Miami domestic violence attorney? If you have recently been accused of committing domestic violence, it is imperative that you do not hesitate to secure the legal assistance of a skilled Miami domestic violence defense lawyer from our firm. This is an extremely serious crime that deserves an equally serious defense. You cannot afford to be flippant with your future at a time such as this - you need to be confident that you are doing everything in your power to defend your rights. This is not the time to work with an apathetic or untried attorney. You need to be represented by a heavyweight domestic violence attorney that truly understands this area of the law. By working with someone who understands the complex process surrounding domestic violence, you can breathe easier knowing that you will have someone there to help you shoulder the burden and combat the charges being held against you.


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Hager & Schwartz, P.A. is a Florida criminal defense law firm offering representation to those Miami-Dade County and Broward County residents who have been accused of domestic violence,child abuseor spousal abuse. Our attorneys also offer legal assistance with restraining ordersand orders of protection.

Child Abuse Charges in Miami

Child abuse charges are some of the most serious allegations that can be made against a person. Unfortunately, they are often made out of spite or by a malicious member of the family in hopes of personal gain in some way or another. In some cases, a person will accuse their soon-to-be ex-spouse of child abuse in hopes of winning sole custody of their children and taking away this person's rights to see their child or children. This type of accusation to make is not only wrong, but can hold serious criminal consequences for a person who is accused. If you or someone you know has been accused of an act of domestic violence, such as child abuse, does not wait another moment to talk to a criminal defense lawyer at our law firm. Click here to read more about child abuse charges.

Defending Domestic Violence Accusations in Miami

Being accused of domestic violence can leave one feeling betrayed and angry - particularly when these accusations are entirely false or are based upon an exaggerated description of events. By working with a domestic violence defense lawyer at our law firm, you will have a professional trial attorney on your side. Whether your case can be resolved through negotiation or needs to be litigated in court, an attorney at our firm can help.

At our firm, you will have former Florida state prosecutors on your side. This background has given attorney John S. Hager and attorney Brett M. Schwartz an edge both in and out of the courtroom, as they have an understanding of both sides of criminal law.

Domestic violence, spousal abuse and child abuse are serious matters which should not be taken lightly.That's why you need a top-notch Miami domestic violence attorney fighting for you. At our firm, we believe that every defendant is entitled to their side of an argument and their right to a fair hearing of their case. After all, you are innocent until proven guilty. Our lawyers have a serious commitment to defending the rights and futures of our clients throughout Florida.

Penalties for Domestic Violence & Child Abuse in Florida

If you are accused of child abuse, domestic violence or spousal abuse, you may face harsh penalties. First and foremost, when you are accused of domestic violence, a temporary restraining order will likely be filed against you. You will be unable to contact or come within a certain distance of the alleged victim. You may have to leave your home, even if you own the house or pay the rent. This is all in addition to criminal penalties, such as jail time and fines, that you will also face.

With a skilled Miami domestic violence lawyer on your side, you may be able to avoid a conviction or have your charges dropped altogether. Don't underestimate the power of an experienced and dedicated attorney and the effects he or she can have both in and out of the courtroom.

At Hager & Schwartz, P.A., our domestic violence defense attorneys have offices in Miami-Dade County, Broward County, Palm Beach, Fort Pierce, and Volusia County. Don't hesitate to contact our offices for a consultation to see how an attorney at our offices can help you through this frightening ordeal.

Contact a Miami domestic violence lawyer at our firm today to receive your initial case consultation.

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