In Colorado, a domestic violence crime is a crime of violence or the threat of violence against a person with whom the actor has an intimate relationship, or has had one in the past. If you have been charged with domestic violence, you need to speak with an experienced Denver criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Anyone convicted on domestic violence charges will be required to undergo domestic violence treatment. The exact nature of that treatment will depend on the particular case. In addition to the treatment, jail time and fines imposed for any given crime will likely be more severe if the charges include domestic violence. What is extremely important to understand first is that if you have been charged with domestic violence, you have rights which need to be protected.
Protecting Your Rights
Alaurice Tafoya-Modi is a dedicated Colorado criminal defense attorney who understands that anyone can be put in a tough situation. She will work hard to protect your rights, and act as a fierce advocate for you as you face these charges. Many people make the mistake of assuming that having been charged with a crime means that you are guilty. Your defense attorney needs to be able to see the situation from your perspective. Mrs. Tafoya-Modi believes that in order to be most successful, a defense attorney must have compassion for her clients, as well as thorough understanding of the law and obtain sharp courtroom skills.
If you have been charged with domestic violence, speak with a Denver criminal defense attorney immediately, before you speak to police. Your rights and your future are at stake. Alaurice Tafoya-Modi has handled countless domestic violence cases in Denver; in some cases she may be able to get charges dismissed without going to trial, and she can develop strategies to create the reasonable doubt that will earn an acquittal at trial. Of course, every case is different, and Mrs. Tafoya-Modi understands that each client will need a different strategy based on the factors of his or her situation. Don’t let domestic violence charges ruin your future, call Alaurice Tafoya-Modi at (303)813-1100 for your FREE CASE EVALUATION.