Whether you are a victim of domestic violence or are accused of a domestic violence offense, an experienced attorney can best protect your rights, security and family. At The Law Offices of P. A. Hotchkiss and Associates, we are experienced in representing both plaintiffs and defendants in domestic violence disputes. Our success stems from a long history of experience in both family and criminal law. With our extensive experience in complex domestic disputes, we are able to present a strong and persuasive case for our clients, whether our focus is on a strong defense or securing a protective order.

Domestic Violence Victims' Rights Advocacy

If you are currently a victim of ongoing domestic abuse or your safety has been threatened by an abuser, it is important to take legal action as soon as possible. Our attorneys will help you identify safe ways to protect yourself and your children from an abuser. We will help you pursue legal action by filing a restraining order or a protective order and help you get the counseling and support you need to protect your family. When you are in danger, do not wait; first call 911 and then call the Law Offices of P.A. Hotchkiss and Associates. Contact an experienced domestic violence victims' advocate.

We are experienced in cases involving:

  • Domestic abuse
  • Domestic assault
  • Physical abuse
  • Child abuse
  • Spousal abuse
  • Restraining and protective orders

Domestic Violence And Criminal Defense

In addition to victims' rights advocacy, we are also experienced in the strategic, criminal defense of alleged abusers. Our firm knows that domestic abuse cases can be complex — some involve false accusations, messy divorce disputes and angling over children. Our priority is to defend your rights, protect you from the consequences that result from false accusations and prevent against a damaging criminal record.

Take action now to protect your legal rights, security and family.

Our Maryland lawyers offer a free half-hour initial consultation to give our clients the opportunity to come to our office and become familiar with our attorneys as we evaluate their case. Contact our Waldorf law firm to schedule your free consultation by calling 301-932-7700.