Accused Of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is taken seriously in California, as evidenced by the severe penalties that are in place for anyone convicted of abusing his or her spouse, significant other or a former partner. A criminal conviction for domestic battery or criminal threats in California may result in jail time, large fines, mandatory weekly domestic violence counseling sessions for a minimum of one year, mandatory alcohol education classes, personal conduct orders, temporary restraining orders and other strict limitations.

If you have been charged with a domestic violence criminal offense, it is imperative that you contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. The Law Offices of Frederick R. Remer in Hayward, California, aggressively defend clients throughout Alameda County, Contra Costa County and Northern California who face charges of domestic violence and other criminal offenses.

"On a professional level, Frederick Remer blew me away. He works super hard and really knows his stuff. Because he understands not only law, but the inner workings of the system as a whole, I felt very relaxed knowing the future of my family was in his hands."
— Dan, a satisfied client

Domestic Violence Allegations In Alameda County

We pride ourselves on providing highly attentive, client-focused legal representation that is difficult for the area's larger firms with unmanageable case loads to match. When you select our firm to represent you, you will meet directly with attorney Remer and have access to him throughout your case. We understand the uncertainty that exists when you face criminal charges, which is why we promptly return phone calls and keep you informed throughout the process.

In addition, attorney Remer has practiced law in and around Alameda County for more than 40 years. He knows all of the judges and prosecutors, and they know him. He has earned a reputation as a knowledgeable, straightforward attorney who is able to resolve many cases without going to trial. However, he will not accept a plea agreement if it is not in a client's best interest. Attorney Remer is a trial-tested lawyer who has reached favorable resolutions for numerous clients by arguing cases in court.

Once you are arrested for domestic violence, a prosecutor is the one who will determine whether or not there is enough evidence against you to proceed to court. The case can be prosecuted even if a spouse or partner changes his or her story, or asks not to press charges. In addition, domestic violence advocates will meet with the alleged victim and counsel him or her as to why it is important to pursue the case.

We Put Our Clients First

If you are accused of domestic violence in Hayward, California, it is important to have an attorney who understands what kind of evidence is necessary for domestic violence cases to proceed. Attorney Remer will investigate every aspect of your case with the goal of getting your charges reduced or dismissed. While other defense lawyers are quick to accept reduced charges and move on to their next case, we are adamant about doing what is in your best interest.

Call 510-342-5539 or email us to schedule a free consultation. We will review the facts of your case and provide a straightforward assessment along with our recommendation for the best course of action.