Domestic Violence

Tupelo Lawyer Handling Domestic Violence Issues

Unfortunately, many divorce and family law matters also involve accusations of domestic violence. Whether proven to be legitimate or the result of a spouse hoping to gain an edge, these accusations have a tremendous impact on family law proceedings and can forever change family dynamics.

To schedule a free consultation to discuss your domestic violence issues with an attorney, call 662-260-6646 or contact me online today.

I'm Gene Barton, a Tupelo-area domestic violence attorney who understands how critical it is for clients to protect their rights in cases involving accusations of spousal abuse. I have more than 38 years of experience and have earned a reputation as the "Bulldog of Mississippi." Whether you are seeking a protective order due to an incident or you are defending against one, I can provide you with skilled representation focused on protecting your interests.

Obtaining Orders Of Protection

It you have been abused by your spouse, it is important to do everything you can to protect your safety and the safety of your children. I can help you obtain a protective order that will make it unlawful for your spouse to go near you or your home.

On an emergency basis, a judge may enter a restraining order.

Domestic Violence Defense

You need to understand that if you are found guilty of domestic violence, it will have a severe impact on your ability to achieve custody of your children. As an experienced criminal defense lawyer, I can resolve your domestic violence matter as well as handle your divorce and family law issues.

Domestic violence convictions affect child custody proceedings, may involve jail time and effect your rights regarding the purchase of firearms. Other rights may be affected in other states.

Contact My Law Firm

Whether you are seeking a protective order due to domestic assault or allegations are threatening your ability to enter your home or spend time with your children, you need a skilled attorney on your side. Contact my firm today to schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your domestic violence-related issues.