Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Attorneys
Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Defense Attorneys
Mayo Bartlett is a Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Defense Attorney who has the experience and dedication that you or your loved one needs on their side when facing domestic violence charges. He is a former Westchester County prosecutor who served more than 10 years in the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office in White Plains New York and he was selected as a Super Lawyer, and as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers. He has also been a criminal defense attorney since 2003, and he has a thorough understanding of police procedure from years spent working with officers and detectives in Mount Pleasant New York and throughout Westchester County, New York City, Putnam County and the Hudson Valley. He has handled thousands of criminal cases, hundreds, if not thousands of domestic violence cases, and has successfully had many violent felony charges reduced to misdemeanors, or had them dismissed entirely. He has obtained a verdict of not guilty for a variety of criminal charges that would have resulted in sentences of decades, and sometimes life in prison.
Mount Pleasant, New York is a historic town located in Westchester County, New York. Mount Pleasant is a large Town which includes the Hamlet of Valhalla, Hawthorne Briarcliff and Pleasantville. It is home to the popular Kensico Dam which has become a major Westchester County recreation attraction, the Westchester Medical Center and the Westchester County Jail. Our Mount Pleasant New York Criminal Defense Lawyers are part of a legal team which includes forensic experts, private investigators with law enforcement backgrounds, and seasoned attorneys. As a Mount Pleasant Criminal Defense Lawyer, Mayo Bartlett is fully familiar with the procedures of the Mount Pleasant Town Court. The Mount Pleasant Town Court is located at One Town Hall Plaza in Valhalla New York.
If you have been contacted by the Mount Pleasant Police, or if you have been arrested in Mount Pleasant New York, contact our Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Lawyers and let us help you. Domestic Violence cases are among the most impactful legal matters a person can face. Often, the allegations alone are enough to damage a person’s life, causing the accused to lose their ability to remain in their home, the ability to remain in the United States if he or she is an immigrant, and even to lose their freedom. It is important to choose an attorney who has experience handling these delicate cases. As Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Defense Lawyers, we are uniquely prepared to address these nuances. Mayo Bartlett has extensive experience in New York State and Federal Courts, and he is familiar with every aspect of handling cases involving Domestic Violence cases from the investigative stage through trial. Our Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Lawyers work frequently with private investigators and forensic experts to provide you with the best defense.
It is important to be aware that a domestic violence conviction may have significant collateral consequences. In fact, if you are not a citizen, a conviction of a domestic violence related crime, or even a violation, or an infraction may lead to your removal from the United States. Domestic violence convictions may also result in the loss of your job, and even separation from your family. Our Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Lawyers will discuss potential collateral consequences with you to assist you in making the best decision regarding how to proceed with your case.
Domestic Violence Cases
Domestic Violence cases are some of the most devastating cases there are. They often lead to a person being removed from his or her home, and losing the ability to have any contact with their loved ones. Almost all Domestic Violence cases include an order of protection restricting contact between the person charged, and their family. Sometimes a person is prevented from contacting their children, even when the children were not victims, and were not even present during the incident which triggers the criminal charges. Violating the order of protection is very serious, and may result in charges of Criminal Contempt which may result in jail time.
You may be charged with a Domestic Violence incident for conduct as simple as damaging property of a family member. The following are a list of some, but not all of the crimes that may be considered Domestic Violence:
- Aggravated Harassment
- Criminal Mischief
- Unlawful Imprisonment
At the Law Offices of Mayo Bartlett, PLLC., our legal team has experience in defending Domestic Violence cases. Mayo Bartlett has been involved in the New York criminal system for more than 10 years as a prosecutor with the Westchester District Attorney’s Office and now as a Defense Lawyer. We serve all of the boroughs of New York City, as well as Rockland County, Putnam County, Dutchess County, Ulster County, Westchester County, and more. Contact us for a consultation.
Our Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Defense team consists of experienced attorneys, forensic experts and private investigators with law enforcement experience. We will carefully scrutinize all of the allegations against you and we will present evidence of your innocence to to prosecutor in an effort to avoid charges if they have not already been filed, or to get filed charges reduced or dismissed. Let us help you.
With offices located in the Westchester Financial Center which is one block from the White Plains Train Station and bus depot, and two blocks from the Westchester County Court, our Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence defense team handles felonies in Federal Court, as well as New York State Courts in New York City, Westchester County, including White Plains, Yonkers, Mount Vernon, Rye, Sleepy Hollow, Peekskill, Mount Pleasant, Tarrytown, Dobbs Ferry, Armonk, Katonah, Pelham, Chappaqua, Greenburgh, Elmsford, Valhalla, New Rochelle, Bronxville, Eastchester, Scarsdale, Mamaroneck, Hartsdale, Harrison, Mount Vernon, Port Chester, Somers, Yorktown, Croton on Hudson, Cortlandt, Brewster, Ossining, Southeast, Putnam Valley, Bedford, Mount Kisco, New Castle, North Castle, Lewisboro, South Salem, North Salem, Hastings, Pleasantville, Nyack, Briarcliff, Ardsley, Irvington, Larchmont, Tuckahoe, Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Putnam County, Dutchess County, Rockland County, Ulster County and throughout the Hudson Valley.
Mayo appeared almost every week on a legal panel featured on Richard French Live which is available on WRNN. The legal panel was taped live on Wednesdays from 6:00 pm to 7:00 p.m. and aired throughout New York, Connecticut and New Jersey, including the five boroughs of New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, the Washington DC Metro Area, Dallas, Houston, San Fransisco and Los Angeles. If you or someone you know is facing allegations of Domestic Violence, don’t hesitate. Contact Mayo Bartlett now and let our Mount Pleasant Domestic Violence Lawyers begin the fight to keep your freedom.
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