Free Consultations719.602.5888 303.805.4900 Offices in Colorado Springs, Pueblo, and the Denver Metro Area
Dedicated to Your Best Possible Outcome Contact Our Firm to Move Forward with Your Case

Colorado Springs Domestic Violence Lawyer

Crimes of Domestic Violence

The police in Colorado Springs, Denver, Parker, Pueblo and throughout the state take a tough stance against domestic violence, and they place special attention on this type of crime. For example, the Colorado Springs Police Department maintains a Domestic Violence Enhanced Response Team, which cooperates with more than 37 agencies throughout the community to detect domestic violence and provide help and safety to the victims.

The police will make an immediate response to calls for any type of domestic violence, including:

Unfortunately, the police do not always arrest the right person. Given that the victims of domestic violence are statistically most often women, the officers will often assume that the man is the aggressor. There are many cases on record in which an individual is arrested for domestic violence based on false allegations, such as if the other party is attempting to gain the upper hand in a divorce. Whether you have been falsely accused or if you have simply made a mistake and need help, we believe that you deserve a second chance and should not be subjected to unnecessarily harsh criminal penalties.

A Colorado Springs criminal attorney from Clawson & Clawson, LLP is ready to meet with you for a free consultation to discuss the circumstances surrounding the arrest and to review your options for fighting the charges.

Domestic Violence Restraining Orders

When an individual is arrested for domestic violence, the judge will nearly always impose a no-contact order as a condition of release on bail or own recognizance. You must avoid violating the terms of this order, as if you are caught in violation you can be arrested and held in jail on charges of contempt of court.

This is even if the alleged victim has invited you to meet-it is not up to the victim to enforce the order, as the criminal charges are being pressed against you by the state, not by your spouse or partner.

Awards

  • client champion
  • best lawyer
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • Top 100 - National Trial Lawyers Association
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Nation's Top One Percent
  • The Gazette - Best of the Springs
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Lead Counsel Rated
  • America's Top 100 Attorneys
  • 2016 - Best of Colorado Springs
  • 2 Years - 10 Best Law Firm for Client Satisfaction
  • The National Society of Legal Advocates
  • NAFLA Top Ten Ranking - 2017
  • 10.0 Avvo Rating - Top Family Attorneys

Client Reviews

  • “Within a month Mr. Clawson had the case in front of a judge that ruled in my favor.”

    Former Client

  • “I will always be thankful for all the love and kindness everyone in the office has given me.”

    John

  • “They are honest and they are willing to work hard to help you during every step of your divorce.”

    Kyren

  • “Matt is professional, yet caring! I would recommend him without any hesitation!”

    Former Client

  • “I am very satisfied with my results. I'd definitely recommend them!”

    Former Client

Contact Us Today

All Consultations Are Free and Confidential
  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.