Has a spouse, significant other, or relative made accusations of domestic violence against you? Even minor allegations can lead to serious consequences when it comes to domestic violence and abuse within the home.

Puget Sound attorney Kurt Stender is an aggressive criminal defense attorney with the experience needed to navigate any domestic violence charge. It is important to realize that domestic violence is not limited to actual physical force. In Washington State, domestic violence can appear as any of the following:

• Emotional abuse/manipulation
• Forced isolation
• Intentional endangerment
• Threats of violence or suicide
• Public humiliation
• Confinement
• Withholding access to resources (money, food, transportation, etc.)