If you’re in the middle of a marital dispute and you’re facing criminal charges, you might feel like lightning has hit you twice. Select an experienced Divorce Lawyer in New York City who is committed to helping you address all your big legal concerns head-on.
I’m a Divorce Lawyer in New York City. I have a lot of experience helping clients address legal concerns in both Family Court and Criminal Court, at the same time.
Sometimes, the unknown can cause emotions to quickly spiral out of control. I’m committed to taking the mystery out of the divorce process where criminal charges are also involved. Failing to aggressively confront your complex legal issues could cause you to fall deeper into emotional distress. Contact my New York City law firm to learn how as a professional Divorce Lawyer in New York City, I can help you take charge of your situation during a free initial consultation.
It’s not usual for criminal allegations to stem from family conflict. For example, an affair or threat of divorce can cause emotions to escalate into criminal charges. If you’re facing criminal charges while going through a divorce, you shouldn’t have to hire separate attorneys to navigate you through the legal system.
In 2003, New York established the Integrated Domestic Violence Courts(IDV), designed to have a single judge preside over multiple cases between family members, where one of those cases involve criminal allegations. In the past, individuals had to deal with court appearances in different courthouses, with different judges often making conflicting decisions. You no longer have to jump through as many hoops.
This integrated legal system is unique. Consider investing in a highly skilled attorney familiar with the nuances of the various legal procedures involved. I represent clients dealing with simultaneous family and criminal issues in IDV Court. I have the skills and legal resources necessary to help you address all your divorce-related concerns, such as:
At the same time, I will review the evidence against you to develop a strong defense against domestic violence charges. I will seek to uncover any evidence that can be used in your favor, as well as inconsistencies in the prosecution’s case against you. As a New York City Divorce Lawyer, I’m committed to protecting your constitutional rights, while seeking to mitigate the potential ramifications you face. I want to position you in the best light possible to try and protect all of your rights.