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Charged With Domestic Violence?

Denver Domestic Violence Lawyer

Arrested for Domestic Violence in Colorado? Attorney Chris Cessna Is Here for You.

If someone has accused you of domestic abuse in Denver, or if you are already facing charges, you need to act now to protect your reputation by contacting a Denver domestic violence lawyer. Your job and even your living situation could be at stake if you wait to fight the accusations against you. The consequences for a domestic violence case don't come after a conviction—simply being accused of domestic violence can have repercussions.

At the Law Office of Christopher H. Cessna, our Denver domestic violence lawyer understands exactly how these criminal accusations can impact you future and reputation. We have the experience needed to build a strong defense that can secure your future and freedom. We address your concerns and work closely with you to protect what matters most, you.


Facing criminal accusations on Colorado? Schedule a consultation with our Denver domestic violence lawyers to secure your future.


Domestic Violence Definition & Penalties in Colorado

Keep in mind that domestic violence isn't confined to spousal or child abuse. Domestic violence is defined as any act, attempted act, or threatened act of violence or harassment against an individual with whom the offender has a close relationship. This could include a spouse, child, roommate, or intimate partner.

A domestic violence conviction can result in any or all of the following penalties:

  • Protective orders issued against you
  • At least 36 hours of domestic violence education and treatment
  • Incarceration
  • Restitution to the victim

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The Consequences of a Protective Order in Colorado

A protective order—sometimes called a "restraining order"—can be issued against the accused offender even before they are convicted for domestic violence. The order can be temporary, permanent, or based on an emergency situation, but all have serious consequences, often impacting the ones basic freedoms.

Based on the details of the offense, a protective order can:

  • Order the abuser to stop contacting the victims
  • Order the abuser to move out of their home
  • Remove all child custody rights from the abuser
  • Require the abuser to surrender their right to bear firearms
  • Order the abuser to continue making child support or alimony payments

Denver Domestic Violence Attorney

Simply put, such charges should not be taken lightly. Your future hangs in the balance and requires the assistance of an aggressive Denver domestic violence attorney. Attorney Chris Cessna has been representing accused individuals in Denver for over 20 years, all the while maintaining a track record of success. He would be honored to defend you and fight your charges.

Aggressive Domestic Violence Defense in Denver

Dealing with such harsh restrictions can be devastating, particularly when your relationship with your loved ones is on the line. Attorney Chris Cessna wants to ensure that you are given the right to a fair trial and can prepare the strong case you need in a court of law. Don’t let domestic violence charges destroy everything you’ve worked so hard to maintain.


Schedule your free consultation with The Law Office of Christopher H. Cessna today to receive counsel from a Denver domestic violence lawyer!


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  • Over 20 Years of Experience

  • Each Case Handled With Personalized Service

  • NHTSA Certified Instructor in Field Sobriety Tests

  • Former Law Enforcement Officer and Prosecutor