Domestic Violence & Abuse

Being accused of domestic violence in Maryland is an extremely serious matter. David Merkin and the offices of Merkin & Taylor, LLC, 301-762-9200, understands the laws and offers in depth knowledge and experience with Maryland’s Domestic Violence laws.

The penalties for being convicted of Domestic Violence can be quite severe and in many cases life-altering. Penalties may involve: jail/prison time; stiff financial penalties; difficulty finding future employment; stay-away orders from your spouse, children and/or significant others; and a negative effect on your personal and professional life for years to come.

If you have been accused of domestic violence in the Maryland/Metropolitan DC area, it is extremely important for you to get criminal legal advice and representation right away. The right domestic violence and abuse lawyers can help you in defending yourself from prosecution and gaining positive results. You cannot afford NOT to retain a top-notch domestic violence attorney because the potential problems are too great.

The Right Criminal Defense Team

The lawyers of Merkin & Taylor, LLC  carry more than 20 years of experience in defending domestic violence matters. They understand how family law practitioners often use claims of domestic violence to an advantage in divorce cases and know how to investigate false claims of domestic violence.

As experienced criminal defense attorneys we treat our clients fairly and explain all the options in these cases. Mr. Merkin is a highly-rated trial lawyer and is not afraid to try any criminal defense matters. Unlike some law firms, we do not take a “plea first” attitude. We investigate every case and have our clients make informed decisions on how to proceed in criminal cases.

If you need a lawyer who understands the laws of these crimes and will not be judgmental, please call David Merkin and Merkin & Taylor, LLC to represent you. To schedule your free initial consultation, call 301-762-9200.