The Impact Of Domestic Violence On Divorce Proceedings

In Colorado, domestic violence is defined as an act or a threatened act of violence against someone with whom you have an intimate relationship. Allegations of domestic violence can have a great impact on divorce proceedings, especially in relation to custody agreements and parenting plans.

Issues of domestic violence can be common during high-conflict divorces or when resolving other contentious matters. The lawyers at Heckenbach Suazo LLP understand what you are going through and will take the necessary steps to protect your best interests.

Advocating For Victims Of Domestic Violence

Issues of domestic violence may be the result of violent actions by one spouse, or they may be due to child neglect. We understand what those who have experienced domestic violence are going through. Our experience with these cases gives us a depth of understanding to provide advice that protects you and the best interests of your child. We assist clients with establishing restraining orders and work to ensure that all court orders are enforced.

Defending Those Facing Domestic Violence Charges

Those facing criminal charges, including domestic violence, have a lot at stake during divorce proceedings. A conviction could result in a restraining order, jeopardizing someone's chances of continued access to his or her children. With a team of criminal defense and family law attorneys, we have a unique perspective when assisting clients facing domestic violence charges. Our attorneys include former prosecutors who know the strategies the other side will use. We will work aggressively to defend the best interests of those facing domestic violence charges.

Work With An Attorney Experienced In Domestic Violence Issues

When domestic violence and divorce issues are closely linked, it is important to speak with an attorney who understands both family law and criminal defense matters. Our domestic violence attorneys working throughout Denver are equipped to provide advice based on your situation.

Call our office in Greenwood Village at 720-644-8142 or you may send us an email to have an attorney review your case.

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