Pasadena Domestic Violence

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Pasadena Domestic Violence Defense Attorneys Since 1987

Penalties for domestic violence can be severe in Pasadena Court. The punishments you face can not only impact your freedom but your reputation, career, and citizenship. Domestic Violence offenses include Domestic Battery, Spousal Abuse, and Criminal Threats with the consequences becoming further enhanced if you are charged with a felony Domestic Violence related crime. If convicted, the potential penalties include:

  • Significant fines;
  • Incarceration in jail or prison;
  • Community service or community labor;
  • Supervised or unsupervised probation;
  • Mandatory completion of a 52-week batterer’s program.

Therefore, if you have been arrested for a misdemeanor or felony Domestic Violence charge in Pasadena, it is crucial that you speak with a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney with extensive experience defending Domestic Violence charges in Pasadena. The consequences of a Domestic Battery or Spousal Abuse charge can be mitigated through proactive intervention with prosecutors and law enforcement. Most importantly, the guidance of a skilled Domestic Violence defense lawyer can ensure evidence advantageous to your defense is preserved and additional damning evidence is not created by mistakes made early on in your case.

Our Experienced Pasadena Domestic Violence Lawyers Can Help

The Pasadena criminal defense attorneys at Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP have successfully defended Domestic Battery and Spousal Abuse cases in Pasadena Court for over 3 decades. As former Pasadena prosecutors, criminal lawyers Paul Takakjian and Stephen Sitkoff utilize their combined 70 years of criminal law experience to aggressively advocate for our clients to ensure they receive the best resolutions to their cases. Their experience provides our clients with an unmatched courtroom advantage, as well as the confidence in knowing their Domestic Violence defense lawyer has the following background and qualifications:

  • Former Pasadena Court Deputy DA
  • Former Los Angeles Children’s Court Commissioner
  • Board Certified Specialist in California Criminal Law
  • AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell
  • Super Lawyers Distinction
  • Over 35 years of Domestic Violence defense expertise

Contact Our Pasadena Domestic Violence Lawyers Today

If you have been recently arrested for Domestic Batter or Spousal Abuse in Pasadena, South Pasadena, Arcadia, Sierra Madre, San Gabriel, San Marino, or Alta Dena and would like to discuss your pending Domestic Violence charges, call us today at (626) 628-9185 for a FREE consultation or to schedule a meeting at our Pasadena office. We will patiently review every available detail of your case and provide you with an honest and candid assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of your case. More importantly, we will prepare you for what to expect moving forward and explain how your case can be best defended.

Stephen Sitkoff

Stephen Sitkoff

Partner and Criminal Defense Attorney

Stephen Sitkoff is a partner at Sitkoff & Hanrahan who started his legal career as a deputy district attorney more than 30 years ago prosecuting cases throughout the LA criminal court system in Southern California.
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Eugene Hanrahan

Partner and Criminal Defense Attorney

Eugene Hanrahan is both a former federal and county prosecutor and partner at Sitkoff & Hanrahan, LLP with two decades of criminal law experience. Mr. Hanrahan’s criminal defense expertise ranges from misdemeanors to serious, complex felony cases.
James Kim

James Kim

Senior Case Analyst

James possesses over a decade of legal experience and serves as the firm’s senior case analyst handling the initial calls from prospective clients.