A domestic violence offense can greatly affect your life, both personally and professionally. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for these charges to stem from simple misunderstandings or feelings of anger and resentment from couples who are fighting or due to a pending divorce. Sorting out the facts in such a case requires dedicated legal skill and knowledge of the law.
When you are facing this very serious charge, choosing the right defense attorney is of the utmost importance. Your freedom and your ability to visit with your family and children is at stake. This is the time when you need to rely on the experience and knowledge of an attorney at the Law Offices of Ned Barnett.
Stalking is a criminal offense in Texas. Legally speaking, stalking refers to behavior that causes a person to reasonably believe that he or she and/or a friend or loved one is in danger of suffering bodily harm or death. If stalking coincides with domestic violence, however, the law looks even more harshly upon the offense and will punish you accordingly if you are convicted.
If you have been charged with stalking concurrently with domestic violence charges, you do not have the luxury of wasting your time. We recognize the consequences of criminal charges of this nature. You can trust that he will serve as an experienced advocate on your side, fighting for your best interests at each step of your case.
Attorney Ned Barnett has over 25 years of experience as a criminal defense attorney. As a former state and federal prosecutor, he has worked both sides of the aisle and is familiar with the tactics used by law enforcement and the prosecution in pursuing a domestic violence conviction. He is adept at identifying the weaknesses in the prosecution’s case and using that knowledge to the advantage of each of his clients.
As a Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Law from the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Mr. Barnett has a vast knowledge of criminal law that is put to good use when establishing your defense. He has an in-depth understanding of the issues that arise in domestic violence cases and has established a rapport with local judges and prosecutors, allowing him unique insight into their courtroom tendencies and tactics. Mr. Barnett has a successful track record of defending clients for assault, disorderly conduct, trespassing, kidnapping, domestic violence charges, child neglect or endangerment, spousal abuse, restraining orders, restraining order violations, threatening & intimidating, or harassment.
If you are facing domestic charges, remember: there are many defenses that can be brought to bear. Let us put our successful track record to work for you. Contact The Law Offices of Ned Barnett for skilled representation for domestic violence charges.