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Caring Legal Support In San Antonio For Domestic Abuse

Allegations of domestic violence are incredibly sensitive. At Sralla Family Law PLLC, we understand this because we defend the rights of people throughout San Antonio accused of domestic abuse. For more than 18 years, our team has provided the level of service you might expect from a large firm with the attention of a close-knit family practice.

We believe in standing by your side through the turmoil of domestic violence, whether you are seeking protection from abuse or need defense against criminal charges.

When you choose us, you’re not just getting a lawyer; you’re gaining a steadfast advocate who will treat you with compassion, respect and attentive care. We are here to guide you, protect your rights and advocate for your future.

Defining Domestic Violence In Texas

What constitutes domestic violence in Texas? In our state, the law defines domestic violence as acts of violence against family members, household members or current and former dating partners. This can include:

  • Physical harm or assault
  • Threats that make someone fear imminent physical harm
  • Sexual assault
  • Abuse of children in the household
  • Stalking or harassment
  • Financial control

Understanding the full scope of what constitutes domestic violence is crucial. By recognizing the signs, you can feel empowered to seek legal counsel promptly to protect your safety and that of your children.

Our domestic violence attorneys guide our clients through the legal intricacies of the family law and criminal justice systems, ensuring they’re informed every step of the way.

What Are The Potential Consequences Of Domestic Violence Charges?

A charge or conviction of domestic violence in Texas carries serious penalties. The criminal sentences are severe and can have a lasting impact on your life. Potential consequences include:

  • Jail or prison time
  • Fines
  • Protective orders against you
  • Loss of child custody (conservatorship) or visitation (possession) rights
  • Mandatory counseling or anger management classes
  • A criminal record that can affect employment and housing opportunities

Our criminal defense attorneys understand the stakes. They take your charges as seriously as we would if you were a member of our own family. You can rely on us to help you navigate these legal challenges, ensuring the best possible outcome for your situation. We commit to providing a strong defense plus the support you need to start anew.

Why Choose Our San Antonio Domestic Violence Lawyers?

Why is it a smart decision to hire us? Our criminal defense attorneys have a wealth of experience handling both misdemeanor and felony domestic abuse cases. They have appeared before courts across Texas and know what judges and district attorneys are looking for in a case. With this in mind, they strive to negotiate favorable plea bargains, get charges dismissed, get charges reduced or fight for an acquittal.

Together with the support of our staff, they work tirelessly to protect your clients’ rights, futures and reputations. Each case is unique, and they tailor their defense strategies to meet your specific needs. They take a holistic view of what is best for you and your family. However, they have one primary goal in mind: securing the most favorable results available.

Consistently, Compassionately Advocating For Abuse Survivors

We don’t just defend those accused of domestic violence; we’re also committed to supporting victims. For survivors of abuse, we extend our legal services beyond the courtroom. We are well-versed in divorce and family law, often aiding individuals who wish to leave unhealthy relationships. Our commitment to victim advocacy is unwavering as we strive to ensure your safety and peace of mind during these challenging times.

Get The Protection Of Our Criminal Defense Lawyers Today

At Sralla Family Law PLLC, we are ready to help you through the legal maze of domestic abuse. Contact our San Antonio office at 210-600-9565 or send us an email for a free consultation. Let us stand with you and fight for the justice and security you deserve.