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Madison County Domestic Violence Attorneys

Fighting for Your Rights from Start to Finish

Have you been arrested for a domestic violence offense in the Madison County area? Being proactive by retaining a skilled criminal defense attorney should be your priority. By doing so, you can ensure that your best interests and legal rights are asserted throughout the duration of your case.

We can review your case in a free, initial consultation. Call our domestic violence lawyers in Madison County at (601) 869-5015 or contact us online.

You can turn to the highly-experienced legal team at Savant & Rich, LLC for an aggressive defense with personalized service. Our Madison County criminal defense team includes a former prosecutor who knows how the other side thinks. This advantage sets our firm apart as well as our 35 combined years of criminal law experience.

What Constitutes Domestic Violence in Mississippi?

A domestic violence offense is one that is committed against a family or household member such as a spouse, a child, a person with whom one has had a child, a dating partner, or former spouses and dating partners.

Domestic violence under Mississippi law is broken down into two categories:

  • Simple domestic violence: Involves a charge of simple assault which can include threatening the victim with imminent harm or intentionally, recklessly, or negligently causing bodily harm. It is generally charged as a misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail and/or a fine of up to $500.
  • Aggravated domestic violence: A more serious charge involving serious bodily harm, as in strangling, using a deadly weapon, or acting with extreme disregard to human life. It is charged as a felony punishable by a minimum sentence of two years imprisonment. This sentence can be enhanced by up to 20 years if it is a third or subsequent offense.

Work with a Dedicated Madison County Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer

Whether you are facing a misdemeanor or felony charge, our firm is ready to step in to use our considerable legal knowledge and skills on your behalf. We understand what is at stake for you in terms of your future and freedom. That is why we work so diligently in seeking to limit or even eliminate the negative consequences of any criminal charge for our clients.

Understanding Wrongful Death Lawsuits in California

When a loved one dies due to the negligence or intentional actions of another person or entity, it may be considered a wrongful death. In California, the surviving family members have the right to seek compensation for their loss through a wrongful death lawsuit. Understanding the laws and requirements surrounding wrongful death cases can help you navigate the legal process and pursue the justice and compensation you deserve.

Here are some key points to know about wrongful death lawsuits in California:

  1. Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit: In California, the surviving spouse, domestic partner, children, or other dependents of the deceased can file a wrongful death lawsuit.
  2. Time limit for filing: It's important to act quickly, as there is a statute of limitations for filing a wrongful death lawsuit in California. Generally, the lawsuit must be filed within two years of the date of the deceased person's death.
  3. Compensation available: Damages in a wrongful death lawsuit can include economic damages (such as medical expenses, funeral costs, and lost financial support) as well as non-economic damages (such as loss of companionship, emotional distress, and pain and suffering).
  4. Proving negligence: To succeed in a wrongful death lawsuit, it is necessary to prove that the death was caused by the negligence or wrongful conduct of another party. This may involve gathering evidence, interviewing witnesses, and presenting a strong case in court.
  5. Importance of legal representation: Wrongful death cases can be complex, emotionally challenging, and require a thorough understanding of the law. Hiring an experienced wrongful death attorney can help ensure your rights are protected and increase the chances of a successful outcome.

At Williams And Seemen, our compassionate and skilled wrongful death attorneys are dedicated to helping families in the Encino and San Fernando Valley areas seek justice for their loved ones. We will guide you through every step of the legal process, providing personalized attention and aggressive representation to pursue the best possible outcome for your loss.

Protecting Your Rights and Safety

At Savant & Rich, LLC, our dedicated team of domestic violence attorneys is committed to providing comprehensive legal representation for defendants of domestic violence charges in Madison County. We understand the complexities that come with domestic violence cases, and we are here to guide you through the legal process and fight for your rights.

What sets us apart:

  • Extensive experience: Our attorneys have years of experience handling domestic violence cases and are well-versed in the laws and procedures specific to Madison County.
  • Personalized approach: We take the time to listen to your story, understand your unique situation, and tailor our legal strategies to meet your specific needs and goals.
  • Compassionate support: We ensure that you feel heard, validated, and empowered throughout the legal process.
  • Thorough investigation: Our team conducts a detailed investigation to gather evidence, interview witnesses, and build a strong case to protect your rights and seek justice.
  • Strategic advocacy: We are skilled negotiators and fierce litigators, advocating for your best interests both inside and outside the courtroom.
  • Collaborative approach: Our attorneys work collaboratively with other professionals to provide you with holistic support and resources.

If you or a loved one is facing a domestic violence charge, don't wait. Contact Savant & Rich, LLC today to schedule a confidential consultation and take the first step towards protecting your rights and freedom.

Learn more about how Savant & Rich, LLC can assist you. Call our Madison County domestic violence lawyers at (601) 869-5015 today.

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  • Not Guilty Aggravated Domestic Violence as Habitual Offender
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  • 1000's of Cases Handled | Hundreds of Jury Trials
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