The term domestic assault refers to intentional violence between family members. When a family member physically harms another member. An assault must have an injury, on the other hand, violence is fear of harm. An assault charge must require a physical injury. If you charge a domestic assault it’s important to hire a lawyer who has experience in assault cases and can help you defend your charges. In case, a person may be charged both with assault and domestic violence. Domestic violence cases are generally paid more attention than assault. In a domestic assault case, the courts look to rehabilitate the arrested person because there are family relationships, and more likely to continue their relationship after the case is over, so the court wants to make sure that there are no further incidents of domestic violence. In an assault case the court focus on anger management.