Houston Domestic Violence Attorneys
The emotional and physical trauma often associated with domestic violence can be devastating; however, there are a number of legal protections available to victims of domestic violence in the Houston area. Though you do not need a lawyer to gain these protections or access these services, an experienced family lawyer can help you navigate what can often be an exceedingly complicated legal process. The Houston domestic violence attorneys at Holmes, Diggs & Sadler understand just how devastating domestic violence can be, and we may do everything in our power to restore your sense of safety by helping you enact any number of legal restrictions on your abusive partner.
Forms of Domestic Violence
Generally described as any act of violence against a spouse, family member, household member, or present or former partner, domestic violence occurs with a troubling regularity in the Houston area. In Houston, cases involving domestic violence are typically prosecuted as one of the following three offenses:
- Domestic assault;
- Aggravated domestic assault; or
- Continuous violence against the family
Our Houston legal team understands how emotionally complicated incidents or patterns of domestic violence can be for Houston couples and families. If you have been the victim of this crime, our Houston attorneys may work for the protection of you and your family.
Consult with a Houston Domestic Violence Attorney
At Holmes, Diggs & Sadler, our Houston domestic violence attorneys are committed to protecting victims of domestic violence by helping them regain a sense of safety and well-being through the legal system. To confidentially discuss the particulars of your circumstances with one of our family lawyers, please call our Houston offices at (713) 802-1777 today.