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New Haven County Domestic Violence Attorney

Divorce & Domestic Violence: What You Need to Know

When domestic violence is involved in a divorce, we understand how emotional and complicated the issues can become. At Law Offices of William P. Burns Jr. LLC, we have more than a decade of experience filing restraining orders, prosecuting violations of these orders, and handling the divorce proceedings involved with domestic violence issues, no matter what the circumstances.

  • A domestic violence conviction could lead to serious and life-changing consequences including:
  • Jail or prison time
  • Probation
  • A permanent criminal record affecting future job or housing opportunities
  • Restrictions placed on child visitation and custody after a divorce

If you are facing a divorce and have been charged with or convicted for domestic violence, or if you are divorcing a spouse who you have a current restraining order against based on domestic violence charges, our experienced New Haven County domestic violence lawyers may be able to take on your case and be the legal support you need.

Call our firm today at to discuss your situation.

Why Hire Law Offices of William P. Burns Jr. LLC?

Our clients are confident in our ability to protect their best interests while we develop a strong case to present before a judge. We believe that every person deserves to have an advocate on their side, which is why we treat every client and case with the utmost professionalism, discretion, and respect. Don’t hesitate to contact our New Haven County domestic violence lawyers to learn more.

At Law Offices of William P. Burns Jr. LLC, our clients are our highest priority, no matter what their divorce case entails. Call our divorce attorneys today at to schedule an initial consultation to speak with a lawyer who has more than a decade of legal experience handling these sensitive issues.

We Know What Results Mean

for You & Your Family

If you feel anxious or stressed about the upcoming legal process, do not think that you are alone. Most clients come to our firm feeling as though the family law process is weighted against them. Our New Haven County divorce attorneys have the experience and skill needed to stand up for your rights and help guide you to the most favorable resolution possible. Whether you are a father or mother, we work tirelessly to make sure gender does not play a role in the final decisions regarding your divorce or custody arrangement.

Why Hire Us?
  • Selected for Inclusion in the listing of Super Lawyers®
  • 10.0 Superb Rating by Avvo
  • Client’s Choice Award by Avvo
  • Named in Top 100 Trial Lawyers by National Trial Lawyers
  • Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers by American Society of Legal Advocates