New Jersey Domestic Violence Defense Lawyer & Trial Attorney

Domestic violence charges in New Jersey can have a tremendous impact on your life. Not only are they some of the most serious charges that most people will ever face, the penalties and consequences can drastically change the fabric of your personal life.

The real impact of a domestic violence charge often comes not from the charge itself, but from the temporary restraining order that is issued when a charge is filed. Our firm’s attorneys offer experienced defense against both the domestic violence charge itself and the temporary restraining order.

Within 10 days of receiving a temporary restraining order, a hearing will be held to determine whether that order should be made permanent. At this hearing, testimony will be heard from both the defendant and the alleged victim.

Possible restrictions that may be part of a temporary or permanent restraining order include:

  • No returning home
  • No unsupervised visits with children
  • No possession of firearms
  • No use of alcohol

Further, an alcohol evaluation and/or anger management class may be part of the conditions if the conviction is not avoided.

Municipal Prosecution Experience and Forensic Investigators

At Lombardi and Lombardi, P.A., our attorneys are here to help you protect your life from the damage caused by an overreaching restraining order or domestic violence conviction. We will bring the full force of the skill and experience that we have acquired during our more than 35 years of service to our clients.

Understanding how the prosecution will approach your case can be a critical advantage. Attorneys Joseph Lombardi and Paul Garelick are prosecutors in Edison Township and South Plainfield, respectively. As a result, they bring an insider’s perspective that can help us build a defense that truly understands how the prosecution will approach your criminal case.

Contact the Edison Spousal Abuse Defense Attorneys of Lombardi and Lombardi, P.A.

If you are facing domestic violence charges, you need to take steps to ensure that your rights are protected. Let us conduct a thorough investigation of the facts to determine the best strategy for building a highly effective defense. Turn to the experienced Middlesex County domestic violence defense attorneys of Lombardi and Lombardi, P.A. To schedule your free initial consultation, call 732-709-7992, call or simply contact us online.

Representing Clients in Toms River, Point Pleasant, Brick, Freehold and Beyond

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1862 Oak Tree Road
Edison, NJ 08820

T. (732) 709-7992


10 Parsonage Rd.
Edison, NJ 08837

T. (732) 205-0580


119 Chambers Bridge Rd.
Brick, NJ 08723

T. (848) 232-2831


402 West Main Street
Freehold, NJ 07728

T. (732 )780-0569

Point Pleasant

62 Broadway
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742

T. (732 )734-4490

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