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A Criminal Defense Attorney For LGBTQ Domestic Violence

Same-sex couples and transgender people can face difficult issues when defending themselves from domestic abuse charges. At the Law Office of David Jellinek, we protect the rights of LGBTQ people in the criminal justice system and work to get the best possible outcomes for their cases. Our Newton law firm represents people facing criminal charges throughout the Greater Boston area.

While the law does not distinguish domestic violence charges between homosexual and heterosexual couples, a judge or jury can have biases. Attorney David Jellinek uses his thorough understanding of Massachusetts criminal law to protect his clients’ interests. We defend LGBTQ clients from felony and misdemeanor domestic abuse charges.

Our attorney represents clients accused of:

  • Physical abuse and assault
  • Sexual abuse or rape
  • Threats, emotional and verbal abuse
  • Intimidation, harassment and stalking
  • Phone and digital harassment

In addition to prejudices, transgender people in law enforcement custody can face solitary confinement and sexual assault. We guide LGBTQ clients through the legal system and make sure they receive fair treatment from all parties.

Domestic Violence And False Accusations

Same-sex couples must also defend themselves from false accusations of domestic violence. Our attorney will work with you to understand your side of the story and conduct a thorough review of the alleged abuse. He will manage the stress of your false accusations case, and present the facts in negotiations and the courtroom.

Talk To A Lawyer Now

We will fight to get you the best possible outcomes for every step of your case, including protective order hearings. Schedule a free consultation at our office by calling 857-203-0900 or by sending a message. We return all client calls and emails within 24 hours.