Delaware Domestic Violence Lawyers

Defending Clients Accused of Domestic Violence in Sussex and Kent County

A free consultation is a great way to get an evaluation of your child’s case without obligation. Tell us the details of your child’s arrest, and we can provide you with an informative yet honest assessment. We are ready to help clients all across Sussex County and Kent County, as well as those arrested who are from outside of the state.

Our Delaware domestic violence attorneys know that there is more to the story than what police officers at the scene can see. Our goal is to present your side to the courts and fight for a favorable outcome. From carefully investigating the scene and questioning witness statements to identifying possible ulterior motives of the victim, we focus on all the small and large details when crafting a case strategy. Talk to our Delaware criminal defense attorney, Michael Abram, about what happened, and he can help you find the best possible way to resolve your charges.

Have you been accused of domestic violence? Call Abram and Hutchison today at (302) 273-1442 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with our domestic violence attorneys in Delaware.

Domestic Violence Cases We Handle

Examples of domestic violence charges we can defend include:

  • Assault/battery
  • Stalking
  • Sexual abuse
  • Terroristic threatening
  • Child abuse
  • Harassment
  • Violating no-contact orders
  • Reckless endangering
  • Property damage

We're ready to listen. Schedule a free consultation today.

Domestic Violence Penalties

Penalties for crimes involving domestic violence depend on the severity of your offense and your criminal history.

Penalties can include:

  • Fines
  • Jail time
  • Court-ordered treatment programs
  • Other penalties

If your crime involves a violent offense or serious injuries to the victim, you could be looking at harsher penalties. When possible, our Delaware criminal defense lawyer will work hard towards securing treatment through a domestic violence diversion program for first-time offenders. This program can offer you treatment and therapy as an alternative to jail time. Once you complete the program, you may be able to expunge the charge from your record. Talk to our domestic violence lawyers in Delaware to learn more about whether you qualify and how we can help protect your future.

Contact Our Domestic Violence Attorneys Today

Our team has been defending clients all across Sussex and Kent counties. We are well-versed in criminal law and how the courts operate. Put over 30 combined years of proven experience on your side. Available 24/7, you can always expect high-quality, personalized attention from start to finish.

Contact Abram and Hutchison today to get started on your defense with our Delaware domestic violence lawyers. Visit our FAQ page if you have further questions!

We Care About Results

Fighting for Your Best Interest
  • Dismissed Dealing Marijuana, and DUI

    Originally charged with drug Dealing Marijuana, and DUI. Was able to get the drug dealing charges reduced at preliminary hearing, then trial followed. At trial was able to keep out the radar evidence in this case and the state was not able to prove Reasonable Articulable Suspicion for the stop, all charges dismissed.

  • Not Guilty DUI

    A suppression motion granted for no probable cause, kept out the portable breathe test on foundation.

  • Dismissed DUI

    DUI attempting to convict Mr. Abram's client for drug use - successfully argued that the state forensic chemist was not qualified to testify to the effects of the substance and the state failed to comply with expert discovery.

  • Dismissed DUI

    Held a suppression hearing after the client was pulled over for not having his headlights on. Mr. Abram successfully argued that the state did not have probable cause to make an arrest.

  • Dismissed DUI

    Officer stopped the Defendant for Speeding, was able to show that the Defendant performed well on his field tests and that the officer did not properly administer all of the field tests, no probable cause for arrest, case dismissed.

  • Dismissed DUI
  • Dismissed DUI

    DUI arrest. Was able to successfully argue that after the performance of field tests the officer lacked probable cause to make the arrest for DUI, case dismissed.

  • Not Guilty DUI

    DUI arrest. Driver was stopped for running a stop sign, it was successfully argued that the state could not prove beyond a reasonable doubt the Defendant was under the influence of alcohol, not guilty DUI.

  • Dismissed DUI

    Originally convicted of DUI in Justice of the Peace Court, case was appealed to Court of Common pleas and the court found no probable cause for the arrest for DUI, case dismissed.

  • Dismissed DUI

    DUI case. Case was voluntarily dismissed by the State following a motion filed by the defense challenging the validity of the stop in this case, the Defendant was not required to appear for trial.


The Advantages You Need

Why Choose Our Team?
  • A History of Not Guilty Verdicts & Case Dismissals
  • Over 30 Years of Combined Legal Experience
  • We Specialize in Criminal Defense
  • Former Prosecutor Fighting in Your Corner
  • Our Attorneys Personally Handle Every Step of Your Case
  • Available 24/7 | Spanish-Speaking Services
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