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Domestic Violence Attorney St. Petersburg, Florida

We Fight To Preserve Our Clients’ Reputations & Freedoms in Pinellas County

Man behind bars - St. Petersburg Domestic Violence Lawyer

At Fleming Law Group, our clients’ futures is our primary concern. Often, people charged with domestic battery may carry that stigma for the rest of their lives, even if they were falsely accused and the charges are dropped, or they are found not guilty following a jury trial.

As domestic violence lawyers in St. Petersburg, our first priority is to help clients avoid prosecution and permanent damage to their life and reputation. The state may move forward on a domestic battery charge regardless of the alleged victim's intent, especially in cases where there were injuries or a 911 call. However, there may be several defenses and mitigating factors available to you.

Why Hire Fleming Law Group?

Our team consists of two former prosecutors supported by a dedicated staff. Having worked from the other side of the courtroom, attorneys Lucas Fleming and Amanda Bettker know how the district attorney’s office builds its cases. This gives them an edge when creating strategies to counter the prosecution and cast reasonable doubt on their case. They also know when there is room to negotiate before a trial begins and create deals to drop charges, find alternatives to prison sentences, and possibly dismiss cases entirely.

Start discussing your case today with our domestic violence attorneys at no charge. Call (727) 202-4858 for a free consultation.

Domestic Violence Penalties in Florida

Under Florida state law, domestic violence in considered to be a violent crimes. Being charged or accused of committing such a crime can result in harsh penalties and severe societal penalties. If convicted, you will not only face the penalties of the law but you may also be labeled a "violent person" by those around you. These consequences can be avoided if you seek the aggressive defense strategy from our St. Petersburg domestic violence lawyer.

Counseling over Imprisonment in Pinellas County

The Fleming approach to domestic violence cases is to do everything possible to make sure that everyone involved receives the counseling he or she needs. This may include anger management programs and family counseling, as well as drug and/or alcohol treatment, where appropriate. When children are present during a criminal arrest, the Florida Department of Children and Families may initiate dependency proceedings for the protection of the child's best interests.

We can assist you through these cases:

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Child support

Proven Florida Domestic Violence Defense

We understand what is at stake when you are facing these charges. We have years of experience assisting those accused of violent crimes in Florida and we are confident that we can help you. When your future and reputation are on the line, you should not wait. Time is important to your defense strategy and ultimately your case results. If you are facing thyese damaging charges or accusations, contact our Florida domestic violence defense lawyer today.

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Call (727) 202-4858. Your future matters to us. Contact Fleming Law Group to learn more about your legal options.

Why Choose Fleming Law Group?

  • 24/7 Accessibility

    There is always an attorney in the office and there is no time that we cannot be reached. We are always available via email or phone at
    any time.

  • Honest Guidance

    Our attorneys are not out for their best interest, but for yours. Our clients receive personalized care that is focused solely on them and their unique case.

  • Unique Backgrounds

    As former prosecutors, both Attorneys Fleming and Bettker have unique perspective in the courtroom and stay one step ahead of
    the opposition.

  • Decades of Experience

    Our attorneys have more than 40 decades of combined experience. Over the years, we have gained a renown in our field for our results and care for our clients.

“Mr. Fleming got me an incredible result for my case. I have worked with many other lawyers in the past and thought he represented me the best. He also stays in touch with me since my troubles to make sure everything is ok. He also has a great people working with him. They are always so nice to me when I call and I get return calls right away.”

- Kip
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