The Odom Law Firm

Domestic Violence Defense

Domestic Violence Lawyer in Atlanta

Being convicted on domestic violence charges can carry severe penalties. The Odom Law Firm in Atlanta, GA offers criminal defense and other legal services to clients charged with domestic violence. Domestic abuse and violence cases are a specific area of law that requires experience to navigate successfully. Atlanta domestic violence lawyer, Peter Odom, routinely handles cases of domestic disputes, violence, and abuse.

Atlanta domestic violence—statistics

Recent studies estimate that as many as six million instances of physical violence in partner relationships occur in the United States annually. While the statistics reflect a serious problem that must be addressed, individuals who are wrongfully accused are entitled to a legal defense against such charges. Atlanta domestic violence attorneys can provide legal assistance in mounting an effective defense against domestic violence charges.

Atlanta domestic violence and abuse — serious business

Domestic violence is abuse involving people who are usually connected through family or living arrangements including:

  • Partners
  • Spouses
  • Ex spouses
  • Parents
  • Children
  • Boyfriends/girlfriends

Often just being accused and/or charged with domestic violence creates the perception that the defendant is guilty. Therefore, even an accusation of domestic violence or abuse must be considered serious. Such accusations can have lifelong effects including:

  • Loss of employment
  • Reversal of child custody arrangements
  • Loss of reputation
  • Reduced employment opportunities
  • Financial losses
  • Criminal record

If you are convicted of domestic violence or abuse, possible penalties include:

  • Fines
  • Probation
  • Counseling
  • Anger management programs
  • Felony charges
  • Prison sentence

Domestic violence and abuse in Atlanta, GA

In Georgia, domestic violence cases can be complex, both legally and emotionally. Some charges carry prison terms, while others may not. Depending on the alleged offense and your circumstances, Mr. Odom may be able to negotiate with prosecutors to:

  • Dismiss charges
  • Avoid or reduce jail time
  • Reduce punishment

If you are charged with domestic violence, it is important to have an experienced domestic violence lawyer in Atlanta to help you through the process. Mr. Odom stands by you every step of the way and protects your right in court and during negotiations.

Learn more about the Odom Law Firm by reading the following:

Contact a domestic violence lawyer in Atlanta

If you have been charged or are under investigation for domestic violence, contact The Odom Law Firm online or call toll free 866-959-7322 today for a free initial consultation.


Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Help
  • Domestic Violence Laws in Georgia
  • Domestic Violence Resources Available
More

Contact Us

Contact Us

* required

  1. *
  2. *
  3.  
  4. *
  5. *

This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship. website is powered by . || Sitemap

Pod Help content for this item
Enter the lawyer or law firm name here. You can also upload your company's logo using the "Insert Image" icon in the toolbar. Feel free to format the title, however, some changes may impact the design layout.
Indicate the hours of operation of your law firm. If your firm provides flexible hours for client appointments you should include that information in this section.
Update and format the address information of your firm.
Update and format the address information of your firm.
Update and format the address information of your firm.
Update and format the address information of your firm.
Update and format the address information of your firm.
Update and format the address information of your firm.
Over 50% of law firm website visitors are interested in contact information. Remember to keep the law firm office phone number updated on your website.
Videos offer a compelling way to improve the attractiveness and professionalism of a lawyer website. Videos should be high quality, informative, and concise. Any videos entered through the content editor will only be visible from the Preview page and the live site.
Videos offer a compelling way to improve the attractiveness and professionalism of a lawyer website. Videos should be high quality, informative, and concise. Any videos entered through the content editor will only be visible from the Preview page and the live site.
Videos offer a compelling way to improve the attractiveness and professionalism of a lawyer website. Videos should be high quality, informative, and concise. Any videos entered through the content editor will only be visible from the Preview page and the live site.
Videos offer a compelling way to improve the attractiveness and professionalism of a lawyer website. Videos should be high quality, informative, and concise. Any videos entered through the content editor will only be visible from the Preview page and the live site.
">