Santa Barbara Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer
William C. Makler is a Santa Barbara domestic violence defense lawyer who represents individuals accused of domestic violence. With more than 20 years criminal justice experience, Mr. Makler has defended thousands of cases in court. District attorneys, police officers, and the State of California take domestic violence charges very seriously. An officer called to the scene of a domestic disturbance will almost always arrest a person accused of spousal abuse. Similarly, the District Attorney will almost always file the charge, regardless of whether the victim wants them to.
Contact attorney William C. Makler for more information and a free consultation. All communications are strictly confidential.
What types of penalties do I face?
If convicted of domestic violence charges in California, you may face incarceration, formal probation, 52 sessions of battery treatment classes, fines, restitution, and a permanent criminal record for domestic or spousal abuse.
If you have been arrested for spousal battery or domestic abuse in the greater Santa Barbara area, you need an experienced Santa Barbara Criminal Defense Atorney to represent you. Attorney William C. Makler has more than 20 years experience dealing with the complexities and challenges of the criminal justice system. Whether you wish to enter into a plea agreement or take your case to trial, Mr. Makler has the knowledge and experience required to help guide you through the process and to achieve satisfying results.
Call us now at (805) 892-4922 for a free, no obligation, consultation. Or, if you prefer it, you may fill in your contact information and a description of what criminal legal problem you may need help with in the contact form to the right and Mr. Makler will get back to you as soon as possible and frequently within a few minutes. Our offices are conveniently located right near the Superior Court building.