Kent Criminal Defense Attorney
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Kent Domestic Violence Defense Attorney

Providing You with Dedicated Counsel in Serious Family Matters

If you have been accused or arrested for domestic violence, make sure that you have a skilled lawyer to represent you. At The Law Office of Erik P. Kaeding, our Kent criminal defense attorney brings over 20 years of experience representing clients in a broad range of domestic violence charges. We understand that domestic disputes are especially distressing, and we know how crucial it is to get your side of the story out. As a client of the firm, we are committed to providing you with the competent counsel and representation that you need during these trying times. Attorney Erik P. Kaeding treats each of our clients with respect and compassion no matter what criminal charges you are facing.

Contact (253) 444-4432 to secure the representation of our firm for any of the following domestic violence charges:

Consequences of a Domestic Violence Charge

Domestic violence (DV) charges in Washington is defined as any act or behavior that causes or threatens injury to a family member, spouse or domestic partner, or other residents in your household. The forms of abuse can be physical, emotional, sexual, economic, or even psychological in nature.

Any person convicted of even misdemeanor DV charges is at risk of facing severe consequences, such as:

  • Up to five years’ probation
  • Up to one year in prison
  • Hefty fines
  • Expensive rehabilitation classes or treatment
  • Continuance of no contact order or restraining order
  • Loss of some rights including the right to possess firearms
  • May be grounds for deportation for immigrants
  • Limitations on your child custody rights or visitation

Speak with an Experienced Kent Defense Lawyer

Attorney Erik P. Kaeding is committed to doing his best in making sure that your domestic charges are dismissed. However, if this is not possible, you can trust that we will strive to negotiate with the prosecutor to have your punishments reduced or minimized. We are with you every step of the way to ensure the most favorable outcome possible.

Secure the services of our Kent domestic violence defense attorney when you call (253) 444-4432. Our firm offers free initial consultations as well as in-jail visits for clients in need.

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The Community Trusts Us with Their Future

Here's Why You Can Too:
  • Commitment to Your Freedom

    The Law Office Of Erik P. Kaeding relentlessly pursues the best possible outcome for you, whether that's a dismissal, acquittal, or reduced charges.

  • Relentless Investigation

    Our team is known for thoroughly examining cases until we find every detail that strengthens your case. We have a high rate of dismissal because we hone in on the evidence you need to walk away.

  • Insider Knowledge

    We know the judges, the officers, and the prosecutors responsible for your case. As a result, we can know the most likely direction of your case and how best to prepare for it. Our firm strategizes to counter the prosecution's every move.

  • Decades of Experience

    Attorney Kaeding has been a criminal defense lawyer for his entire 20-year career. His father was an attorney as well--his family legacy is about getting justice for the accused. That legacy has benefited thousands, and it could include you.