The Mullen Law Group’s elder abuse defense attorneys are leading Eau Claire and the Chippewa Valley due to their lawyers successful elder abuse settlements in Wisconsin.
Category: Violent Crimes
Section: Elder Abuse
Definition: Elder Abuse
1:According to 42 USCS § 13925 (9), the term elder abuse means “any action against a person who is 50 years of age or older that constitutes the willful–
(A) infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, intimidation, or cruel punishment with resulting physical harm, pain, or mental anguish; or
(B) deprivation by a person, including a caregiver, of goods or services with intent to cause physical harm, mental anguish, or mental illness.”
Topic Expanded: Elder Abuse
The elder abuse defense lawyers at The Mullen Law Group excel in representing clients in all aspects of elder abuse cases. A elder abuse is a serious charge that can have severe consequences. The Mullen Law Group’s elder abuse lawyers have extensive experience defending clients from elder abuse allegations and are committed to providing an aggressive defense on the clients behalf. In a elder abuse case it is essential to have a dedicated attorney that engages early and strives to get the case either dismissed or settled out of court. Have Wisconsin’s premier elder abuse attorneys prove their success in settling cases out of court and preventing charges from ever being filed.
If charges of an elder abuse related crime have been filed or are in process, an experienced elder abuse defense team will be able to improve the outcome. Remember, it is easier to prevent a elder abuse charge from being filed than it is to receive a not guilty verdict in court once it has already been charged.
Recommendation: Elder Abuse
It is extremely important to hire a criminal elder abuse attorney to represent your best interests. The primary goal is to keep you out of the criminal court system so you can move on with your life without the danger of a lengthy prison sentence or a criminal record. The Mullen Law Group’s elder abuse lawyers maintain an extremely high rate of success. Our determined focus is to:
- Keep a felony or misdemeanor elder abuse allegation out of court
- Use our knowledge base to settle strategically
- Fight for the best outcome our client is facing
In some situations, it may be difficult for the prosecution to pursue or prove a elder abuse case. This is due to the fact that the intent of the defendant is a key part of the charges. To be convicted of committing some type of elder abuse, the prosecution must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant intentionally made the attempt to or actually committed elder abuse. If a elder abuse case goes to court, there is often no recovery of losses for the plaintiff because a judgment has ordered prison or jail time.
Although the evidence may seem substantial, there are many options an attorney can use to challenge the elder abuse charges. It is important to act quickly to involve a legal professional who can properly assert rights and act as a knowledgeable voice inside and outside of the courtroom. Our criminal defense lawyers have achieved amazing results in elder abuse cases during the pre-file stage as well as in the courtroom. Our attorneys have the expertise to have elder abuse cases completely dismissed, or pursue a lower sentence for the client.
Don’t let an elder abuse charge jeopardize your future, contact us immediately to find out how an exceptional elder abuse attorney can help you.
We know you need the best in knowledgeable legal representation from a criminal law firm that treats your case with consideration and genuine concern. We look forward to hearing from you when you call (888) 375-3056 for a FREE confidential consultation.