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In the heat of an argument between two people, many find themselves charged for domestic violence while emotions are running high. These accusations can often be false and are the result of raised tempters or misunderstandings. Unfortunately, being innocent doesn't always mean you won't be found guilty.

Call Baxter Harder, LLC Now for a Free Case Evaluation

Our Bend criminal defense attorney offers a free case evaluation to help you get started. We'll discuss your case with you, review the details, and let you know how we can help. We get started immediately on investigating and building a defense. Your rights are our main concern and our goal is to gain you a favorable resolution.

Contact our Bend domestic violence lawyer today to start your defense.

The penalties for a domestic violence conviction in Oregon can be significant and they include the following:

  • Menacing: Class A misdemeanor, fines of $6250 and up to a year in jail.
  • Stalking: Class A misdemeanor, fines of $6250 and up to a year in jail.
  • 4th Degree Assault: Class A, fines of $6250 and up to a year in jail.
  • 3rd Degree Assault: Class C, fines of $125,000 and up to five years in prison.
  • 2nd Degree Assault: Class B, fines of $250,000 and up to 10 years in prison.
  • 1st Degree Assault: Class A, fines of $375,000 and up to 20 years in prison.

In addition to the penalties listed above, a conviction for domestic violence can continue to penalize you such as by coming up in a background check for a job or when seeking housing. Fight allegations of abuse today with the help of Bend criminal defense Attorney Casey Baxter. He has been highly recognized for his legal capabilities in and out the courtroom, including accolades such as 10 Best 2015 & 2016, and an Avvo Superb Top Attorney in Criminal Defense, Top 40 Under 40, and Avvo Client’s Choice in 2016 and 2017 for Criminal Defense. Don't let a disagreement turn into a criminal record.

Call our office today at (541) 238-9210 and find out how we can get started protecting you.

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Client Reviews & Testimonials

  • I am very thankful for him.

    “My experience with Casey was more than I could have even ever imagined. I have never had one of my children in trouble before. He explained everything to me, was very patient with all of my questions and was able to get my son the best deal he could for him. My son said nothing but positive words about Casey and knowing that he was in Cory's corner made this awful process manageable for me. I didn't really understand all the verbiage while the lawyer was explaining next steps during all these court hearings, but Casey would take me outside the court room and explain what was going to happen next. I am very thankful for him - so is my son.”

    Ristine

  • Absolutely Amazing!

    “This law firm is absolutely amazing! They did a great job in communicating with me in a timely manner, followed through on their word, and I would definitely recommend them to anyone needing legal help.”

    Charles

  • Highest sense of urgency

    “I had a rather complicated case. Multiple states involved and multiple scenarios and issues that arose daily. I found Casey to extremely honest and transparent. I felt he gave me the most specific information he could. I never felt he was dragging or putting my case behind other cases. He gave me information in complete transparency and never said what he thought sounded good to me. He wasn't afraid of the tough conversations. I would highly recommend this lawyer and this firm if you need complete transparency and accurate information. His office staff consist of incredible work ethic and professionalism. They are always available and provide precise appointments and feedback if any is available. I have had a great experience and couldn't be happier with the result of my case as well as the journey to attain that result. Best I have ever used.”

    Justin

  • Great job, excellent result.

    “Casey Baxter did a great job representing me during the criminal court proceedings and advised me how to best proceed after being arrested for a DUII. As for my criminal case, he guided me through the process to get into the DUII diversion program that will end with a dismissal if all conditions are completed successfully; In addition, Mr. Baxter did an excellent job representing me during the DMV hearing. Even with the hopeful dismissal of my criminal case, I was still facing a 90 day ODL suspension for failing a breath test. After successfully making his arguments to the Administrative Law Judge during the DMV hearing, Casey was able to get a dismissal of my case without any suspension or fine. Casey is a knowledgeable and competent attorney who was able to help me through this difficult time in my life. The dismissal of the ODL suspension (a rare outcome) in particular helped my situation greatly, to say the least. I would surely recommend Mr. Baxter to any person who is in need of a great DUII defense lawyer.”

    Anonymous

  • Casey Baxter is one of the best lawyers

    “Casey Baxter is one of the best lawyers I've worked with. His many years of experience in the courtroom as well as a former prosecutor was apparent in negotiating my specific case. He worked on my case until a resolution was accomplished that he and I both determined was the best outcome for me and all the work he put in for my release, plea and sentencing was performed in a time frame that was appropriate for not only my case but for me as well. I would highly recommend Mr. Baxter for anyone looking to hire a tremendously enthusiastic albeit law savvy attorney. Thanks Casey!”

    Kimberly