Domestic Violence Defense Lawyers

Don't let your life be put on hold

Domestic violence can be classified as either a misdemeanor or a felony crime and has serious consequences that could severely restrict your quality of life.

At the Law Office of K.J. Petsas, PC, a domestic violence law firm serving San Mateo and the San Francisco Bay area, we do all we can to shield our clients from devastating effects when charged with domestic violence, including child abuse and spousal abuse. Penalties could include:

  • Time in jail or state prison
  • Payment of exorbitant fines
  • Payment of damages to the victim
  • Community service
  • Counseling
  • Lifelong mark on your criminal record

Tough investigators who excel at analysis

With 30 years of experience, we apply our finely-honed skills to the meticulous investigation of the facts surrounding your case. We analyze every detail, knowing that it is often a minute detail that could provide the tipping point in your favor. If you've been charged with domestic violence or are restricted by restraining orders or orders of protection by a judge, you need a veteran attorney with the ability to dig deep to protect your life and liberty.

Know your rights

Serving clients in the San Francisco Bay area, the San Mateo criminal defense attorneys at the Law Office of K.J. Petsas, PC offer the experience and attentive counsel you need to tackle defense of your criminal charges. We are conveniently located in South San Francisco and encourage you to give us a call at 650.624.8155 or contact us online to take advantage of our free initial consultation. We return all calls within 12 hours.

Petsas & Stephens is located in South San Francisco, CA and serves clients in and around South San Francisco, Daly City, Brisbane, San Bruno, Pacifica, Millbrae, Burlingame, San Mateo, Montara, Moss Beach, El Granada, Alameda, Belmont, San Carlos, Emeryville, Oakland, Sausalito, San Leandro, Berkeley, San Lorenzo, Albany, Alameda County, Marin County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County.

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