Free Consultation   |  Call Today   |   (253) 518-3643
The Law Offices of Morgan Fletcher Benfield

Domestic Violence

What Are NCOs in Domestic Violence Cases?

Posted on February 21, 2018 in Domestic Violence

A domestic violence offense in Washington State consists of a criminal act of aggression committed by one member of a family or household against another. Often, when a domestic violence offense is alleged, the judge will issue a no-contact order (NCO) that prohibits the accused…

Defending Against Domestic Violence Accusations

Posted on January 26, 2018 in Domestic Violence

The national statistics say 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men will experience violence from an intimate partner in their lifetime. The Washington Department of Health says 40,768 domestic violence offenses were reported in 2014, making it clear that domestic violence is a…