Spousal Abuse / Domestic Violence

Spousal abuse and domestic violence accusations are very serious and must be treated accordingly. At the Law Offices of Ivan O.B. Morse in Dublin, California, we are zealous in our representation of individuals facing domestic violence charges. Family violence is looked upon harshly by the courts, making it important for you to have a lawyer who not only understands the domestic violence laws but can aggressively stand up for your rights. Contact us today to learn more about how we may be able to help you.

Throughout the course of a domestic violence case, we utilize the experience and skill of defense attorney Ivan O.B. Morse. As a former police officer and investigator, Mr. Morse brings a wealth of knowledge to the handling of spousal abuse and domestic violence cases. His insight can be particularly helpful when examining the situation that lead to your arrest. Mr. Morse also takes the time to examine all police procedures before, during, and after your arrest to determine if your civil rights may have been violated at any point.

Though we are not afraid to take a case to trial, it sometimes is in our client's best interests to pursue a plea to a lesser charge. However, we first attempt to gain a dismissal of the case whenever possible.

If you agree to a plea bargain in a domestic violence case, even if it gets deferred, you may never be able get this type of conviction off of your record. This is why it is so important to fight as vigorously as possible against any domestic violence charges you may be facing.

Defending Against False Accusations of Domestic Assault and Spousal Abuse

As in sex crime matters, domestic violence and assault matters can be based upon false accusations. Unfortunately, some spouses or significant others believe that they can gain the upper hand in any related family law matter by accusing another family member of domestic abuse. Our firm is dedicated to determining the basis for these accusations and pursuing justice. We aggressively stand up for the rights of those who have been falsely accused of domestic assault.

Whether you have been accused of emotional spousal abuse, verbal threats or physical abuse, it is important to trust your case to an experienced criminal defense attorney at our firm. We are aggressive in our pursuit of a resolution to your situation.

Contact a domestic violence defense lawyer at the Law Offices of Ivan O.B. Morse today. A free initial consultation is offered.