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Attorney George L., Los Angeles, CA
Business, Alcoholic Beverage Control Licensing, Conditional Use Permits, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Attorney in Los Angeles. Serving the Food and Beverage, Restaurant and Entertainment industries. Bilingual in English and Korean.
Business, Alcoholic Beverage Control Licensing, Conditional Use Permits, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Attorney in Los Angeles. Serving the Food and Beverage, Restaurant and Entertainment industries. Bilingual in English and Korean.
Business, Alcoholic Beverage Control Licensing, Conditional Use Permits, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Attorney in Los Angeles. Serving the Food and Beverage, Restaurant and Entertainment industries. Bilingual in English and Korean.
Business, Alcoholic Beverage Control Licensing, Conditional Use Permits, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Attorney in Los Angeles. Serving the Food and Beverage, Restaurant and Entertainment industries. Bilingual in English and Korean.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

 

WHAT IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ("DV")?

 

  • Domestic violence consists of corporal injury to a current or former spouse, girlfriend, or cohabitant

WHAT DEFINES A SPOUSE, GIRLFRIEND, OR COHABITANT FOR A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIME?

  • Current or former spouse

  • Current or former domestic partner

  • Current or former fiancé

  • Current or former live-in romantic partner or cohabitant

  • Person you are seriously dating or in the past

 

WHAT ARE THE TYPES OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CRIMES IN CALIFORNIA?

  • Felony Corporal Injury to a Spouse or Cohabitant - PC §273.5

  • Misdemeanor Domestic Battery - PC §243(e)(1)

  • Stalking - PC §646.9

  • Revenge Porn - PC §647(j)(4)

  • Posting Harmful Information on the Internet - PC §653.2

MANDATORY JAIL TIME

  • Most California counties impose a minimum jail sentence of 30 days for a domestic violence conviction. This is true even if the charge is a misdemeanor and it is the defendant's first offense

9 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD HIRE A LAWYER FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE

 

  • The complexity of modern domestic violence laws​​

  • The harshness of today's domestic violence penalties​

  • Prosecutors are more likely to listen to an experienced domestic violence defense attorney than you

  • An experienced domestic violence attorney can assess whether you have legal defenses

  • An experienced domestic violence attorney can assess whether law enforcement had probable cause to arrest you

  • An experienced domestic violence attorney can assess whether you have a self-defense case​

 

  • An experienced domestic violence attorney can provide creative and alternative options to serving jail time

  • An experienced domestic violence can assess whether your case can be dismissed

 

  • If you hire an attorney, you may not have to appear at court. This allows you to not miss work, saving you money