Domestic Abuse is an assault between people in certain types of relationships.  This can include being married, divorced, living together or having lived together within 1 year before the assault took place, have a child together, or are in an intimate relationship.

If a person is accused of assault within a domestic relationship, the penalties may be enhanced.  Convictions for multiple “domestic” crimes may lead the charge being increase in its severity. Convictions of domestic type crimes also have minimum punishments that may include two days in jail and completion of the Batter’s Education Program.

ANDERSON & TAYLOR, Iowa Defense Attorneys

If you are charged with crime, a Defense Attorney from Anderson & Taylor, PLLC can fight for your rights to ensure you get the best outcome in your case. Our lawyers can push back against accusations, utilizing their skill and experience in the courtroom to defend against these charges. Anderson & Taylor also utilize skilled professionals in investigation and expert testimony.

We represent those accused in Des Moines, Polk County, Marion County, Dallas County, Warren County, Story County, Madison County, and throughout the State of Iowa.