Domestic Violence Charges in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Protecting Your Rights Under the Law in Domestic Violence Cases
When you’ve been arrested for domestic violence, it is important to hire an aggressive attorney to defend you from the accusations and possible penalties. The experienced Albuquerque domestic violence attorneys at the Law Office of Mark Keller are here for you.
Legal Consequences of Domestic Violence in New Mexico
According to the law, domestic violence charges and penalties are based on events, extent of injury and prior criminal convictions. If you are found guilty, penalties can include:
- Substantial monetary fines
- Up to a year in prison for a misdemeanor
- Up to 18 months in prison for a 4th degree felony
- Up to 3 years in prison for a 3rd degree felony
- Mandatory anger management or domestic violence counseling
Call the Law Office of Mark Keller at (505) 842-1440
or contact us online.
There are consequences outside the law if you are found guilty of domestic violence: loss of the privilege to see children as well as damage to your reputation. You will also have a criminal record that could impact your future ability to obtain employment.
Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney Defending Your Rights and Your Future
When you are arrested and accused of domestic violence, you have the right to representation. At the Law Office of Mark Keller, we have an aggressive approach to defense that is supported by our 80 + years of combined experience as Albuquerque criminal defense attorneys representing clients in domestic violence cases.
We understand this is can be a confusing and frightening time, and we’re here to guide and fearlessly represent you; we fight for the best outcome for your situation. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation to speak with an attorney for your domestic abuse case.