Domestic Violence Lawyer in Bakersfield

Make sure you have a strong advocate on your side!

Just because you have been arrested for domestic violence does not mean that you are a "bad" person, and it certainly does not mean that you will be convicted of the crime. If you are facing domestic violence charges, do not assume that there is no hope! Our Bakersfield criminal defense lawyers work hard to get down to the root of the matter and have dedicated 20 years of practice to defending the names and rights of hardworking individuals after an arrest.

Don't Be a Victim of Unfounded Accusations

Unfortunately, many innocent people are accused of crimes such as domestic violence in California. In today's litigious society, especially in California, many fraudulent allegations or unfounded accusations have led to wrongful arrests. We are here to reassure you that you do have defenses available to you, and more importantly, you have the right to retain a lawyer during this time! Call us today at 661-322-5833 to get your defense started immediately.

Your potential defenses could include:

  • False allegation
  • Mistaken identity
  • Domestic violence was an act of self-defense
  • Not enough evidence to show that you committed an act of domestic violence

Domestic violence can be categorized as either a misdemeanor or a felony offense. In either case, you will need to secure a California criminal defense lawyer who is wholeheartedly committed to proving your case and arguing for your side of the story in a court of law.

Proud to Defend Members of Our Community for 20 Years

Without first speaking with a skilled attorney, you won't even know what defenses may be available to you! From seeking alternative sentencing such as anger management classes to fighting on your behalf after a wrongful arrest, you may have options. With the criminal defense team from The Law Offices of Joe W. Whittington at your side, you can rest assured that we work to secure the best possible outcome for your particular circumstances. Contact us today!