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Family Violence Offences

Facing a family violence offence in Melbourne or Victoria? Our expert lawyers are here to defend you. Contact us now for a confidential consultation and explore your options.

Expert Legal Defence for Family Violence Offence Charges in Victoria

Family violence offences can result in serious criminal charges, which vary depending on the nature and severity of the offence. Here's what you need to know:

  1. Assault: This involves any intentional act causing physical harm or fear of harm. Penalties can range from fines to several years of imprisonment, depending on the severity of the assault.

  2. Stalking: Repeated unwanted contact or surveillance can lead to stalking charges. This offence can attract penalties of up to 10 years imprisonment.

  3. Sexual Offences: Any form of non-consensual sexual activity is treated severely, with penalties including significant imprisonment terms.

  4. Property Damage: Deliberate destruction or damage to property is also a criminal offence, with potential penalties including fines and imprisonment.

Family violence offences are treated with the utmost seriousness, with penalties designed to protect victims and hold offenders accountable. If you are facing such charges, seeking legal advice promptly is crucial to protect your rights and interests.


Contact us now for a confidential consultation and let our experienced lawyers defend you.

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