San Diego Child Abuse Attorney

Choose Experienced Defense for Your Case

Child abuse is a serious crime and can mean one or more years in jail. It can also damage one's reputation in the community and cause the loss of one's job. It can limit one's employment choices in the future. Doctors and teachers are required to report any indicators of child abuse to authorities. This can result in charges based on fragmentary evidence.

You need strong and aggressive legal representation to fight your child abuse charges. If you have been charged with child abuse or any other type of domestic violence in San Diego, it is crucial that you contact a criminal lawyer at The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC right away.

Learn how we can help today! Call (619) 268-4682 today to begin discussing your legal options.

Types of Child Abuse

Child abuse comes in several forms:

  • Sexual abuse of the child is very serious. Conviction may require that one be registered as a sexual offender. This can limit where you live and permanently close many job opportunities.
  • Child Neglect relates to the failure to provide for the basic needs of a child under one's care including food, shelter and medical care.
  • Willful Cruelty and Unjustifiable Punishment refers to undue striking, confining to a closet and other cruel treatment.

Let our proven lawyers fight for you!

We of The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC provide aggressive defense of persons charged with child abuse in San Diego. Our commitment is to treat every client respectfully and as an individual. We believe that every person is innocent until proven guilty and take seriously our obligation to relentlessly defend our client's innocence. Although we always seek to negotiate a dismissal of charges, we are ready for trial if needed.

Our team has over two decades of criminal defense experience, with nearly 100 trials. Contact a San Diego child abuse attorney at the firm for a free and confidential consultation.