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Felony Domestic Violence in Kent

Our Kent Criminal Defense Lawyer is Committed to Your Freedom

At the Law Office of Erik P. Kaeding, we represent people charged with the most serious domestic violence (DV) offenses including repeat assault, felony harassment or violation of a no-contact order with a prior record of violent offending. To learn how you can resolve these charges on the most favorable terms possible under the facts of your case, get in touch with our Kent criminal defense attorney. We can discuss your case thoroughly including all your available options for defense. We have been representing clients in similar cases and we are prepared to work relentlessly to help you obtain the best possible outcome.

Schedule a free consultation to get started with your case. Our firm can be reached online or via phone!

You Could Face Time in Jail or Prison

We represent people who, if convicted, face the risk of a year or more in prison for serious or repeat domestic violence offenses in South King County and Pierce County. In some cases, a particular offense can be charged as either a felony or a misdemeanor based on your prior criminal history and the prosecutor's discretion.

As your defense lawyer, our goal is to limit your exposure to punishment by identifying to the prosecutor the weaknesses in the case against you and presenting the most effective possible defense in your case. In cases of domestic violence, that means investigating the facts of the case thoroughly and making the best possible assessment of the risks you face. We look for inconsistencies, ulterior motives, and other circumstances that might cast doubt on the stories of the state's witnesses.

Meanwhile, we also work closely with you when charged with domestic violence to find ways to improve your position in plea agreements. We might recommend a risk assessment or counseling program long before a case gets close to trial to improve your leverage with the prosecutor or maximize your chances in front of a sentencing judge.

Call The Law Office of Erik P. Kaeding Today

Whether you're charged with domestic assault, malicious mischief, felony harassment, or any other domestic violence offense, you'll find that our client-focused approach to your defense is well suited to the complicated relationships characteristic of family violence situations.

To learn more about our tactics for resolving felony or misdemeanor domestic violence cases, contact our Kent criminal defense attorney at (253) 444-4432.

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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.