Attorney Craig V. Montecalvo provides exceptional legal services to clients charged with Domestic Violence offenses. Defined and regulated by Chapter 29 of Title 12 in the Rhode Island General Laws, Domestic Violence offenses are uniquely charged, prosecuted, and punished. Examples of crimes that may be designated as Domestic Offenses include murder, manslaughter, sexual assault, felony assault, simple assault, child snatching, vandalism, trespass, and disorderly conduct. If convicted of a Domestic Offense an individual faces heightened sanctions including prison time, mandatory participation in the batterer’s intervention program, and no-contact orders.
During his tenure as a prosecutor with the Rhode Island Department of Attorney General between 1997 and 2011, Attorney Craig V. Montecalvo handled many Domestic Violence matters including murder, sexual assault, felony assault, simple assault, and disorderly conduct. Attorney Montecalvo possesses the necessary experience and knowledge to successfully represent private clients charged with Domestic Violence offenses.