Domestic Violence, Assault and Battery and Harassment

Municipal court defense and assault and battery lawyer since 1975

A conviction for domestic violence can have serious, immediate and lasting legal consequences. If you face domestic violence or abuse charges, a conviction can ultimately result in:

  • Jail time
  • Fines
  • The loss of your right to enter your home (while remaining responsible for rent or mortgage payments)
  • Community service
  • Temporary support obligations
  • Mandatory counseling

If you have been accused of domestic violence or domestic assault, battery, abuse or harassment, and face a possible restraining order/order for protection/temporary restraining order, the Basking Ridge, New Jersey, law firm of D'Alessandro & D'Alessandro, LL C can provide experienced legal help.

Attorneys fighting for the rights of accused clients for almost 85 years

In northern and central New Jersey, individuals facing domestic violence charges must fight temporary restraining orders on the county level and criminal charges on the municipal level.

We can fully investigate your claim and provide an aggressive, knowledgeable and diligent defense, which can include:

  • Meeting with you and preparing you for your hearing
  • Interviewing witnesses
  • Seeking all information regarding the case from the police department
  • Filing a counter claim or cross complaint, which may result in a temporary restraining order against the accuser

Helping victims secure restraining orders

We don't restrict our domestic abuse legal services to helping the accused. We have helped adult and minor victims of domestic abuse since 1975 as part of our well-established family law practice. For more information regarding your rights following domestic abuse, contact our downtown Basking Ridge office.

Contact an attorney for questions about domestic violence in Basking Ridge and Bernardsville

If you have questions regarding domestic abuse law in New Jersey, contact our firm. We accept credit cards, offer flexible hours and are conveniently located near the center of Basking Ridge with easy access to and from Route 78 and Route 287. To contact a lawyer, call 908-766-5400.