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Protection from Abuse & Restraining Orders

Pennsylvania PFA Attorneys

There is nothing quaint or pretty about domestic squabbles and fights. But those headaches pail when your partner or love interest accuse you of abuse? In some cases, a Protection from Abuse (PFA) will be filed at the suggestion or advice of a family member or attorney seeking to gain a legal advantage in an evitable family law fight. Ciccarelli Lawyers provides experienced, aggressive criminal defense lawyers that are reasonable and ready to fight for you. Learn more about Ciccarelli Lawyers when you are facing domestic violence charges, restraining order or Protection from abuse.

A domestic abuse victim may file a protection from abuse (PFA) order to compel the alleged abuser to leave the home and refrain from further contact for up to 18 months. Even if the house is owned or rented in the name of the alleged abuser, the PFA allows the alleged victim to remain in the home. Learn how to file a PFA against your partner who harmed you or threatened harm - or how to fight a PFA that is under false pretenses. A Protection from Abuse order can affect the possession of a jointly occupied residence as well as the custody and support of minor children. Ciccarelli Law Offices recommends that both the alleged victim and the alleged perpetrator have legal representation at any PFA proceeding.

We represent spouses and domestic partners accused of assault, abuse, hitting or harming their significant offers. Our Chester County Pennsylvania practice provides legal advice and assistance to individuals who have been victimized by the mental, verbal and physical abuse of their significant other, husband, wife, boyfriend - girlfriend or same-sex partner.

Because of his extensive experience representing individuals charged with such offenses, Lee Ciccarelli and the Ciccarelli Criminal Defense Team knows how fight your case at trial, get illegally obtained evidence suppressed, negotiate lower charges, alternatives to prison time, and reduced sentences.

It is essential that a skilled attorney gets involved to dispute the District Attorney's evidence, their version of events, and the testimony of their witnesses. It is important that you do not make the mistake and give a statement to the police or PA authorities before you have consulted and retained counsel.

Protecting Your Rights against Protection from Abuse Allegations

Not all domestic violence cases are "he said/she said." Some are serious and life threatening. Accusations of stalking or terrorist threats via telephone, e-mail or text message can find you in need of aggressive representation. You need a law firm that staffs seasoned criminal defense attorneys and a former prosecutor. You need Ciccarelli Lawyers.

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You also need lawyers both passionate in what they do and compassionate in their treatment of their clients. You deserve a lawyer that is available when you need him, treats you with respect, and protects your rights vigorously. We make your choice all the clearer with locations throughout the metropolitan Philadelphia Pennsylvania, including Center City Philadelphia, West Chester, Exton, Kennett Square, Lancaster, King of Prussia, Plymouth Meeting, Radnor and Springfield. Now is the time for action. Choose the winning strategy of Lee A. Ciccarelli. Together our legal team will give you the edge.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with an experienced criminal defense lawyer, please contact us. Call us at 610-925-2500 or toll-free at 888-643-0006.

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