Our firm’s criminal defense lawyer in Melbourne can help you understand the charges against you and the possible consequences. They can also advise you on the best course of action to take, whether it is to plead guilty or go to trial.
If you are found guilty of a crime, a criminal lawyer can help you appeal the decision or sentence. They can also assist you in applying for a pardon or other forms of relief from criminal charges.
Accused with Domestic Violence?
Domestic violence is a growing problem in our society. it is defined as the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior perpetrated by an intimate partner against another. It can happen to anyone regardless of race, age, gender, religion, or economic status. Unfortunately, it is often under-reported due to shame and fear.
Victims of domestic violence often feel trapped and helpless. They may worry about what will happen to them or their children if they leave the abusive situation. They may also believe that they deserve the abuse or that they can’t make it on their own. It is important to remember that no one deserves to be abused and that there is help available. If you or someone you know is being abused, please reach out to Pentana Stanton firm at (03) 900 22 800 for help. There are many resources available to assist victims of domestic violence and protect their safety.