How Will A Domestic Violence Charge Affect My Divorce And Child Custody?

It is a surprising reality that domestic abuse issues frequently arise in divorce and family law cases. All situations are unique and require the attention of a skilled attorney. Even after a restraining order or order of protection is up, there can still be legal issues that arise. It is of the utmost importance that you have an experienced lawyer representing your interests.

At Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., we have extensive experience advocating for individuals facing domestic violence and other criminal charges relating to family law. We are uniquely qualified to handle domestic violence cases because of our extensive criminal law and family law experience. We are highly skilled in trial in both areas of law and draw upon our combined knowledge to represent our clients.

With office locations in Woodridge and Chicago, we represent clients throughout the entire Chicagoland area. Call our DuPage County domestic violence lawyers today at 630-305-0222 or 312-388-7882 to schedule a free initial consultation.

How Will A Domestic Violence Charge Affect My Divorce And Kids?

Domestic abuse charges are taken seriously in Illinois and can affect your ability to get to stay at your home, get custody of your kids and even be awarded visitation rights. Something as seemingly simple as a temporary restraining order can have long-term effects, so it is in your best interests to seek legal counsel as soon as possible.

Putting your needs first, our lawyers will take all necessary steps to protect your rights and work to get the charges dropped. Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., has a proven track record representing those accused of domestic abuse and will stick by your side.

Serving Woodridge And Wheaton: Family Law And Spousal Abuse Lawyers

At Wolfe & Stec, Ltd., there is no charge for the first consultation. Please contact us at 630-305-0222 or 312-388-7882 to schedule a meeting to discuss the domestic violence issues you are facing. We can schedule consultations at either of our offices, which are located in Woodridge and Chicago.

Recent Defense Results

After the police broke into our client’s house, we successfully suppressed the evidence and the case was subsequently dismissed.

Drugs, “Class X” Felony, Intent to Distribute

We have tried many aggravated battery and domestic batter cases. Our most recent success was our client was charged with attacking and stabbing the victim in their home. After conducting extensive discovery, interviewing witnesses, and reviewing all the factors contained in the case, we were able to get the cause dismissed.

Aggravated Domestic Battery

We handle numerous first and repeat DUIs and have excellent success in acquittals or reductions of charges with minimum impact for our clients. As members of the NACDL, we have numerous expert witnesses available to rebut the vast resources of the prosecution and receive favorable rulings.


3321 Hobson Road, Suite B
Woodridge, IL 60517
Phone: 630-305-0222

105 West Madison Street, Suite 1900
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: 312-388-7882

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