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Domestic Violence

Domestic violence issues are not handled lightly in the state of Washington. Those who live in constant fear deserve to have the protection they need, and likewise, people who are wrongfully accused of harassment or assault need an aggressive defense who can protect their rights. The Law Office of Nicholas Wood, PS is proud to represent clients in domestic violence cases in Vancouver and the surrounding Washington areas.

Domestic Violence in Washington State

Washington law defines a domestic violence crime as any crime committed by one family or household member against another or against someone with whom you have a “dating relationship,” (social or romantic relationship). A “family or household member” could mean:

  • A spouse or former spouse
  • People who have a child in common
  • Adults related by blood or marriage
  • Adults who are presently living together or who have lived together in the past
  • People 16 years of age or older who are living together or have lived together in the past
  • People 16 years of age or older who have or have had a dating relationship
  • People who have a parent-child relationship (biological or legal). This includes stepparents, stepchildren, grandparents, and grandchildren

Penalties of a Domestic Violence Conviction in Washington State

If you have been accused of a Washington domestic violence crime, you may be facing very serious and long-term consequences. Consequences prior to a conviction can include:

  • Immediate arrest and jail time
  • The issuance of a no-contract order while the case is pending (this can prevent you from being able to contact your children, and/or access your property)
  • Prohibition on possessing firearms or dangerous weapons

If you plead guilty to a Washington domestic violence crime or are convicted after a trial, you would face the following additional penalties:

  • Jail time
  • Fines and costs
  • Probation
  • Up to a year in a treatment program
  • Issuance of a no-contract order
  • Loss of your right to carry a firearm
  • Limitations on your right to visit your children
  • Serious immigration consequences if you are not a U.S. citizen

If you have been arrested for a domestic violence crime, call (360) 993-4321 to speak with a dedicated attorney at The Law Office of Nicholas Wood, PS today. Located in Vancouver, Washington.

The legal information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice, nor the formation of a lawyer or attorney client relationship. Any results set forth herein are based upon the facts of that particular case and do not represent a promise or guarantee. Please contact an attorney for a consultation on your particular matter.
The Law Office of Nicholas Wood